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Cytology – Bone Marrow
Cytologic evaluation of bone marrow aspirates and microscopic evaluation by a clinical pathologist.
All of the following: bone marrow in EDTA, 1 mL peripheral blood in EDTA, air-dried slides. Submission of a fresh peripheral blood smear is also recommended.
Air-dried slides should be prepared at the time of collection.
Slide container & EDTA tube (purple top)
Label all samples.
Provide a brief clinical history. CBC data is required when reviewing bone marrow samples, which is why a full CBC is included in the cost of this test. A $3.00 fee will be charged for cases with no clinical history.