Laboratory: Hematology
Test Name:
BONE MARROW - GGH, VGH, SOGH - (BM)
Test Code: BM
Clinical Information:
Requisitions for Ancillary Studies should be provided as required:
Immunology (Flow)
Cytogenetics
Microbiology (if required)
Cadham Provincial Lab (if required)
 
Ward is responsible for supplying bone marrow tray.
Collection Devices:
Specimen Required:

Bone Marrow Aspirate and/or Biopsy:
Collection performed by Physician.  Technologist assists with procuring specimens and will supply ALL required collection devices.
Referral:
Requisition:
Reference Values:
Availability:
Before 11:30 a.m. Monday to Thursday and before 10:30 a.m. on Friday. Emergent requests available by prior arrangement with Hematopathologist.
See Also:
More Information:
Specimens must reach HSC before 1400 for triaging of ancillary studies to take place.