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Lab Test Dictionary

FISH, High-Grade Lymphoma Panel (91606)

Methodology

Fluorescence in situ Hybridization (FISH)


Specimen Type

Bone Marrow

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Jaun Capistrano


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Daily

Standard TAT

5-7 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1-3 mL Bone Marrow collected in transport media

Container Type

Dark Green (Sodium Heparin)

Collection Instructions

5x5 Lymph node/tumor in transport medium or formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue is also acceptable.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Ambient-OK

Specimen Stability

Frozen: Unacceptable

Test Volume Required

3 mL Bone Marrow

Minimum Test Volume

1 mL Bone Marrow

Processing Instructions

Indicate source in comments, on specimen and batch sheet.


Comments

Insurance authorization requires prior to draw for outpatients. Ok to send on inpatients.


CPT Codes

88271 (x6), 88275 (x3)


Revised

09-04-16

Initials

SL