Cytogenetic Studies (Bone Marrow)
CPT CODE: 88237, 88262, 88289
Karyotype, Chromosome, Genetic study
Banded chromosome karyotype
Bone Marrow: Minimum 1cc bone marrow aspirate heparinized (if drawing into a syringe, heparinize the syringe prior to procedure; can then be transferred to a green top tube). A peripheral blood sample may be used. Five mL of blood in a sodium heparin green top well mixed is adequate. Should be refrigerated for overnight storage.
Monday - Friday 08:30 - 16:30. Turnaround time: 1-2 weeks.
Must submit cytogenetics requisition form. Fluorescent In Situ Hybridization can be performed on this sample if requested.