Test Catalog

Test ID: BCRAB    
BCR/ABL1, p210, mRNA Detection, Reverse Transcription-PCR (RT-PCR), Quantitative, Monitoring Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML), Varies

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Monitoring response to therapy in patients with chronic myeloid leukemia who are known to have the e13/a2 or e14/a2 BCR/ABL1 fusion transcript forms

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

See BCR/ABL1 Ordering Guide for Blood and Bone Marrow in Special Instructions.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Quantitative Reverse Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) using GeneXpert (Cepheid)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

BCR/ABL1, p210, Quant, Monitor

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)
Acute myeloid leukemia (AML)
B lymphoblastic leukemia (B-ALL)
T lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL)
Chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)
Philadelphia chromosome, Ph bone marrow/blood
Tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI) therapy monitoring, PCR