Chromosome study - Lymph node-

Test info

  
Chromosome study - Lymph node
  
Oncology karyotype analysis,Tumor

Specimen

  
Involved lymph node tissue
  
5 mm3
  

Place specimen in sterile culture medium, sterile Hanks Balance Salt Solution (HBSS) or sterile saline.

  

Sterile cup filled with sterile culture medium, sterile Hanks Balance Salt Solution (HBSS) or sterile saline.

  

Ambient (strict) - 24 hours

 

  
  • Improper label (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Wrong container (solution)
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage
  • Leaking container

Performance

  
AHL - Cytogenetics: Z
  
Daily
  
14 days;Call lab if analysis needs to be expedited.
  

G-Banding

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

An interpretive report will be provided

Billing

  
88239
88262
Reflex (if appropriate)
88285 - additional cells counted
88280 - additional karyotype
88283 - additional specialized banding
  
Yes
  

Tracking

  
05/26/2015
  
05/28/2015