Chromosome study - Malignant tissue

Alphabetical Test listing

Chromosome study - Malignant tissue-

  
Chromosome study - Malignant tissue
  
Oncology karyotype analysis, tumor
  
Involved solid tumor or other tissue
  
5 mm (3)
  

Place specimen in a sterile container filled with sterile culture medium, sterile Hanks Balance Salt Solution (HBSS) or sterile saline within one (1) hour of procedure

  

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

  

Ambient (strict)

 

  
  • Improper label (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Wrong container (anticoagulant or solution)
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage
  • Leaking container
  
AHL - Cytogenetics: Z
  
Daily
  
14 days
Call lab if analysis needs to be expedited.
  

G-Banding

  

An interpretive report will be provided

  
88239
88262

Reflex (if appropriate)
88285 - additional cells counted
88280 - additional karyotype
88283 - additional specialized banding
  
Yes
  
  
05/26/2015
  
05/28/2015