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Laboratory Medicine

Test Directory / JAK2 Mutation

JAK2 Mutation


TestJAK2 Mutation
Common Abbreviations
Clinical IndicationThe JAK2 mutation test may be used, along with other tests such as erythropoietin, to help diagnose bone marrow disorders that lead to overproduction of blood cells. These conditions are known as myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs).
Specimen TypeBlood
Sample TypeEDTA
Minimum Volume 1 x 3 mL
Special PrecautionsPlease discuss with Consultant Haematologists in the first instance
Stability 24 hrs
Turnaround Time3-4 weeks
LaboratoryHMDS Leeds St James University Hospital
Reference IntervalIssued with final report.
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