CEP12 pin

FISH

Alternate Test Names:
CEP12 (12p11.1)
CLL/SLL Panel test

Methodology: FISH

Clinical Significance:

Organ: Blood/Bone Marrow, Body Fluids, Lymph Node / Spleen

Disease State: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia / Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma (CLL/SLL)

CPT Code(s): 88367 or 88373 (reference only; CPTs may vary)

Turnaround Time: Within 3-4 business days of receipt

Schedule: Monday - Friday

Specimen Requirements:
• Peripheral blood, Preferred: 3 ml in sodium heparin (green top) / Acceptable: 3 ml in EDTA (purple top) - OR -
• Bone marrow aspirate, Preferred: 1-2 ml in sodium heparin (green top) / Acceptable: 1-2 ml in EDTA (purple top) - OR -
• Fresh tissue in RPMI

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