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Test Code: CG BLD NEO
General Information:

Peripheral blood can be used as a substitute for a bone marrow aspirate when one cannot be obtained and circulating blasts are present.



Indications: Diagnosis of leukemia, lymphoma or other hematological disorder

  • Suspected relapse/progression of disease
  • Following treatment for a suspected hematological condition
  • Status post bone marrow transplant to assess for recurrent disease or secondary disease or to determine engraftment status


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