immunophenotyping infant acute leukaemias


Description

immunophenotyping of infant acute leukaemias

Also known as

infant markers, leukaemia markers


Request a test

Please contact the laboratory to arrange the test in advance and discuss with the Haematology Specialist Registrar before taking the sample


Additional information

Sample volume is dependent upon cellular concentration of sample. Please discuss with the Bone Marrow Laboratory before taking the sample. 2 ACD samples of bone marrow must be taken at presentation and relapse.


Sending address

Department of Haematology Camelia Botnar Laboratories Great Ormond Street Hospital Great Ormond Street WC1N 3JH

Laboratory service

Haematology


Sample requirements

venous or capillary blood or bone marrow, ACD. CSF sample in a plain bottle with no anticoagulant. Please refer to additional information regarding sample volume.


Turnaround time

72 hours


Cost

Upon request


Call in advance?

Please contact the laboratory to arrange the test in advance and discuss with the Haematology Specialist Registrar before taking the sample


Haematology

The Haematology Department provides a wide range of specialist tests with a special interest in the diagnosis and monitoring of coagulation disorders.

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