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Program:Genetics and Genomics
Test Name:CLL FISH Panel (G&G North UAH)
Test Code:CBUN (CO PATH)
Performing Site: University of Alberta Hospital
Performing Dept:Cytogenetics
Availability:Test set-up routinely Monday to Thursday (08:00-16:00) and Friday (08:00-12:00)
TAT:3 weeks
Preferred Tube/Container:Sodium heparin (dark green - NOT PST)
Specimen Requirements:Collect 2.0 to 4.0 mL blood in a sodium heparin tube.
Min. Sample Required:1.0 mL
Specimen Processing:DO NOT centrifuge.
DO NOT aliquot.
Specimen MUST remain at room temperature.
Specimen Handling:1. Ship at room temperature to Cytogenetics Laboratory via UAH Specimen Control
    WMC 4B2.10.
2. Specimens should be received in the laboratory within 24 hours of time of collection.
Additional Information:Specimens will be rejected if:
  • Primary tube received refrigerated or frozen
  • Any aliquot tube is received
  • Specimen is clotted or hemolyzed
  • Specimen is received in any tube other than sodium heparin
  • Insufficient specimen volume is received
  • Specimen received unlabelled
  • Specimen is received without a complete requisition
    Requisition/Form:All specimens must be accompanied by a completed Hematology Specialty Requisition
    Ensure all relevant sections of the requisition are complete.
    Indications:Cancer cytogenetics
    Reference Interval:Interpretation provided on report.
    Comments:Contact Cytogenetics Laboratory (780-407-1542) for priority turn-around.
    Last Updated On:Monday, December 10, 2018
    Date of Last Review:Jan 2 2018 12:00AM