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Lab Test Dictionary

FISH, Locus-Specific Probe (x3) (10451)

Methodology

Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH)


Specimen Type

Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano


Epic ID

LAB01215

Lab Test Days

Daily

Standard TAT

7-9 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1-3 mL Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Container Type

Green (Sodium Heparin)

Collection Instructions

Indicate 3 specific probes needed in order comments. Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue is also acceptable.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Ambient-Only

Test Volume Required

3 mL Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Minimum Test Volume

1 mL Whole Blood or Bone Marrow

Processing Instructions

Indicate 3 specfic probes needed in comments, on specimen and on batch sheet.


Comments

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


CPT Codes

88271 (x3), 88275 (x3)


Revised

10-18-17

Initials

JZ