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KIT Mutation for Mastocytosis

Order Name KIT Mut Masto
Test Number: 6906873
Revision Date 05/01/2018
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
KIT Mutation for Mastocytosis
Next Generation Sequencing  
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred 5 mL (3 mL) Whole Blood EDTA (Lavender Top) Refrigerated
Alternate 1 5 mL (3 mL) Bone Marrow EDTA (Lavender Top) Refrigerated
Alternate 2 See Below Tissue Paraffin Block Refrigerated
Instructions Collect 5mL (3mL) Whole Blood or Bone Marrow in EDTA Lavender Tube, or Paraffin Block Tissue (formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded block)
Transport Whole Blood or Bone Marrow Refrigerated
Protect Paraffin block from excessive heat by shipping in a cooled container during warm weather.
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 Days, Refrigerated: 5 days, Frozen: N/A
Testing Schedule Tuesday 
Expected TAT Within 7-14 day(s)  
Clinical Use Alternate Names: c-KIT, D816V, EXON 17 codons 816-825, KIT EXON 17 , KIT Mutation Analysis for Mastocytosis (Mast Cell Disease) (Exon 17) by NGS, Myeloproliferative Neoplasms 
Notes Reference Lab: Tricore
Test Code: MDKIMA
Click Here to view information on the Tricore website.
CPT Code(s) 81273, G0452-26
Lab Section Reference Lab