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KIT Mutation for Melanoma (Exons 11, 13, and 17)

Order Name KIT Mut Melanom
Test Number: 6906879
Revision Date 05/01/2018
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
KIT Mutation for Melanoma (Exons 11, 13, and 17)
Next Generation Sequencing  
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred See Below Tissue Paraffin Block Refrigerated
Instructions Paraffin Block Tissue (formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded block) or Tissue (paraffin-embedded section) Protect Paraffin block from excessive heat by shipping in a cooled container during warm weather.
Testing Schedule Tuesday 
Expected TAT Within 7-14 day(s)  
Clinical Use Alternate Names: c-KIT, D816V, KIT EXON 11, KIT EXON 13, KIT EXON 17 
Notes Reference Lab: Tricore
Test Code: MDKIME
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CPT Code(s) 81272, G0452-26
Lab Section Reference Lab