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16538: JAK2 V617F, Ql, w/Rfl to Exons 12, 13 and MPL W515, S505 Print View
Sample Type      
JAK2 V617F PCR     

PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 6 (4) mL   Refrigerated - 72 Hour(s)/Room Temperature - 72 Hour(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Bone Marrow EDTA   Refrigerated - 72 Hour(s)/Room Temperature - 72 Hour(s)  

Diagnose polycythemia vera (PV), essential thrombocythemia (ET), and idiopathic myelofibrosis (MF)

Submission of whole blood (Preferred): Follow standard whole blood
collection procedure. Collect 5-6 mL whole blood samples in an
EDTA tube. Blood samples are shipped at RT or
4 degrees C. Do not freeze whole blood. Record the draw time and
date on the tube. Ship immediately to maintain sample stability.

Transport Temperature: Refrigerated

Reject Criteria: Frozen whole blood and bone marrow
Setup Schedule
Monday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
3 days

CPT Code
81270

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.






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