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KIT (D816V) mutation (New test)

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code KITD
Performed by ARUP
Sendout? Yes
Method PCR
Container type Lavender top (6 mL)
Amount to Collect
Whole blood 5 mL
Bone marrow 3 mL
Fresh tissue 100 mg or 0.5-2.0 cm3
FFPE Tumor block or 10-micron shavings x4 (Not on slides)


Blocks will be returned after testing
Sample type Blood, bone marrow, tissue (frozen), FFPE
Preferred volume
Whole blood 5 mL
Bone marrow 3 mL
Fresh tissue 100 mg or 0.5-2.0 cm3
FFPE Tumor block or 10-micron shavings x4 (Not on slides)


Blocks will be returned after testing
Processing notes
Blood or bone marrow Refrigerate
Fresh tissue Freeze and ship on dry ice
FFPE Room temperature or refrigerated


Ship samples in cooled containers during summer months.

Transport samples to China Basin at appropriate temperature. Order ARUP test code 0040137.
Ref Lab Rejection Criteria Frozen blood or bone marrow samples. Tissues fixed in non-formalin fixatives (e.g. B-4 or B-5). Tissue sections on slides. Decalcified specimens.
Normal range
Stability
Blood or bone marrow Room temperature 1 day, refrigerated 5 days
Fresh tissue Frozen 1 year
FFPE Indefinitely at room temperature or refrigerated
Turn around times 2-7 days
CPT coding 81273-90
LOINC code 55201-8
Last Updated 1/20/2016 11:29:47 AM
Entry Number 1698
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