Chromosome Analysis: Cancer
GTR Test Accession: Help GTR000508381.5
Last updated in GTR: 2021-10-07
Last annual review date for the lab: 2023-10-12 LinkOut
At a Glance
Diagnosis; Monitoring; Predictive; ...
Mast cell leukemia; Acute lymphoid leukemia; Acute myeloid leukemia; ...
Chromosomal gains, losses, deletions, translocations, and markers
Cytogenetics - Karyotyping: G-banding
Not provided
Not provided
Not provided
Ordering Information
Offered by: Help
Warren G. Sanger Human Genetics Laboratory
View lab's website
View lab's test page
Test short name: Help
Specimen Source: Help
Who can order: Help
  • Health Care Provider
  • Licensed Physician
  • Nurse Practitioner
How to Order: Help
Send 3-4 ml bone marrow in a 4 ml sodium heparin tube at room temperature. Bone marrow from 1st or 2nd aspirate using a sodium-heparinized syringe is needed. We can provide you a complimentary test kit with the requisition upon request. The requisition is found at, select client services …
View more
Order URL
Informed consent required: Help
Pre-test genetic counseling required: Help
Post-test genetic counseling required: Help
Recommended fields not provided:
Conditions Help
Total conditions: 25
Condition/Phenotype Identifier
Test Targets
Chromosomal regions/Mitochondria Help
Total chromosomal regions/mitochondria: 1
Chromosomal region/Mitochondrion Associated condition
Total methods: 1
Method Category Help
Test method Help
Clinical Information
Test purpose: Help
Diagnosis; Monitoring; Predictive; Prognostic; Recurrence; Risk Assessment; Screening; Therapeutic management
Recommended fields not provided:
Technical Information
Availability: Help
Tests performed
Entire test performed in-house
Analytical Validity: Help
This test is used for clinical purposes. It should not be regarded as investigational or for research. This laboratory is certified under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment of 1998 ("CLIA") as qualified to perform high complexity clinical testing.
Proficiency testing (PT):
Is proficiency testing performed for this test? Help

Method used for proficiency testing: Help
Formal PT program

PT Provider: Help
American College of Medical Genetics / College of American Pathologists, ACMG/CAP
Recommended fields not provided:
Regulatory Approval
FDA Review: Help
Not provided
Additional Information

IMPORTANT NOTE: NIH does not independently verify information submitted to GTR; it relies on submitters to provide information that is accurate and not misleading. NIH makes no endorsements of tests or laboratories listed in GTR. GTR is not a substitute for medical advice. Patients and consumers with specific questions about a genetic test should contact a health care provider or a genetics professional.