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TP53 Mutation Analysis

Alias/Synonym: p53

CPT Code: 81404

Includes:
Exons 5-9
Specimen Type, Preferred:
Bone marrow aspirate
Specimen Type, Alternate:
Peripheral blood
Sample Quantity, Preferred:
2mL
Sample Quantity, Minimum:
0.5mL
Transport Container:
Lavender top (EDTA) tube
Green top (Sodium Heparin) tube
Transport Temperature:
Refrigerated
Collection Instructions:
If bone marrow is dry tap, submit 5-10mL peripheral blood.
Specimen Stability:
Room temperature: 2 day(s)
Refrigerated: 3 day(s)
Rejection Criteria:
Room temperature
Frozen
Clotted
Clinical Significance:
Detects mutations of exons 5-9 of the TP53 gene, which encodes the tumor suppressor p53.
Limitations:
This test is designed to detect gene mutations only. It is not intended to detect copy number changes or gene rearrangements.
Turnaround Time:
10-14 day(s)
Reference Ranges:
Cutoff value % based on assay sensitivity
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