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JAK2 V617F Mutation

Order Code CH376
Turnaround Time 10 days
Test Includes

If JAK2 V617F result is Not detected, Exons 12,13 will be performed at an additional charge (CPT code(s): 81279). If JAK2 Exons 12,13 Mutations result is Not detected, MPL W515 and MPL S505 Mutation Analysis will be performed at an additional charge (CPT code(s): 81338).

Specimen Requirements
Specimen Source
Whole blood
Transport Container
(Specimen Container)

EDTA (lavender-top) tube

Preferred Specimens
Whole blood
Minimum Volume (uL)
Collection Instructions
(Transport Temperature)
Transport at Room Temperature
Specimen Stability
Temperature Period
Room temperature 72 hours
Refrigerated 72 hours
Frozen Unacceptable
Reject Criteria

Gross hemolysis
Frozen whole blood
Frozen bone marrow
Clotted whole blood
Clotted bone marrow

Special Instructions

Separate serum from cells within 45 minutes of venipuncture.

Test Details
Clinical Significance

Diagnose Polycythemia Vera (PV), Essential Thrombocythemia (ET), and Idiopathic Myelofibrosis (MF)