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CEP 7 FISH

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code BCEP7: Blood
CEP7: Non-blood
Test group Cytogenetics
Performed by CY
In House Availability Mon-Fri 9 am to 5 pm
Method FISH
Collection Instructions Mix well, do not spin, keep at room temperature
Container type Dark Green top Sodium Heparin tube for bone marrow, Sterile container with medium for bone core
Amount to Collect 2ml
Sample type Dark Green top Sodium Heparin
Preferred volume 2ml
Min. Volume 1ml
UCSF Rejection Criteria Leaking, frozen samples, unlabeled samples
Processing notes Do not refrigerate or freeze sample, call lab before sample rejection
Normal range
Synonyms Centromere 7 FISH test
Stability 48 hours
Turn around times 7~14 days
CPT coding 88271x1, 88275x1
LDT or Mod FDA? yes
Last Updated 6/27/2017 3:06:04 PM
Entry Number 1799
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