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Test Name: JAK2 Gene, V617F Mutation, Bone Marrow,Qualitative

Test Code(s): MISC / RMISC

Test Description: Link: http://ltd.aruplab.com/Tests/Pub/0051245

Methodology: PCR

Clinical Significance: Requires approval by UW Hematopathologist.To detect JAK2 mutation V617F associated with myeloproliferative neoplasms. Aids in diagnosis of hematologic disorders and for monitoring disease after treatment or bone marrow transplant.
If testing is positive, JAK2 Mutation V617F, Quantitative, PCR, Blood testing may be indicated.

Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory.


Specimen Requirements

Specimen: Bone marrow aspirate

Collection Instructions: Requires approval by UW Hematopathologist


Interpretation

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