Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Test Name: Sunquest Test Code Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

HEMATOLOGIC MALIGNANCY MICROARRAY

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
HMCMA      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: HMCMA         Geisinger Epic ID: 43767

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Bone marrow or whole blood
Preferred collection container:
Alternate Collection Container:
3 mL lavender-top (K2 EDTA) tube
Specimen required:
3 mL bone marrow or whole blood collected in a sodium heparin green-top tube (preferred) or EDTA (lavender-top) tube (also acceptable).

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Specimen viability decreases during transit. send specimen to testing lab for viability determination. 
Transport temperature:
Room temperature.
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: See Processing Instructions, Refrigerated: See Processing Instructions.

TEST DETAILS
CPT code(s):
81406
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Methodology:
Oligo-SNP Array
Synonyms:
Quest test code 90961, Malignant Melanoma
Chromosomal Microarray, Hematologic Malignancy, ClariSure® Oligo-SNP
Clinical significance:
To integrate the microarray in the investigation of neoplasms to assess genomic alterations and overall genomic complexity of the abnormal clone. To be used in conjunction with other established clinical laboratory tests for the malignancy in question.

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Daily, morning    
Performed stat? No
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