Published on November 01, 2018


Test ID LAB11178 or LAB11179
EPIC Order Immunoglobulin MRD Sequencing
CPT Code(s) 81479, 81599
Group/Individual Test Individual
Laboratory Core Referral Testing
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: See Comment
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory-Adaptive Biotechnologies
Turnaround Time 10-14 days
Reference Range Normal: see separate report

Diagnostic Testing requires Hematopathology confirmation of active disease and a sample with high disease load.  Acceptable samples include: Fresh Bone Marrow Aspirate, peripheral blood, extracted DNA, FFPE scrolls or slides, or unstained bone marrow aspirate slides.  Please consult Hematopathologist for help in determining appropriate sample.

Follow-up Testing is only appropriate if a dominant sequence was identified on initial Immunoglobulin MRD Sequence Testing.  Acceptable specimens include fresh Bone Marrow Aspirate, peripheral blood.

Unacceptable samples include: FFPE block and decalcified bone marrow core biopsy.

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on May 13, 2022

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514