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Bone Marrow Examination

Alternative Names:Bone Marrow Aspirate
Bone Marrow Trephine
Laboratory:Haematology
Test Code:BM, BMA
Medicare rebatable:Yes
Registration Instructions:

Two codes are entered BM and BMA.

Specimen Types:Bone Marrow
Container Types:
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Collection & Request Instructions:Fast for >6 hours pre procedure
Only by consult with Lab Haematology Registrar

Tests available - Aspirate, Trephine, Microbial Culture, Cytogenetic Analysis, Immunophenotypic Analysis, Gene Rearrangements studies, Molecular studies.

 

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature