CHROMOSOME ANALYSIS, SOLID TUMOR

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Send tissue sample in Tissue Transport Medium (TTM) room temperature. Completed Warde Medical Laboratory Cytogenetics Test Requisition Genetic Disorders required.

Alternate Specimen
Tissue sample in RPMI. Saline also acceptable, not recommended.

Rejection Criteria
Frozen samples

Methodology
Cultures, staining and other techniques as required

Stability
Room Temperature: 72 hours

Reference Range
Interpretive report

Performed
Monday-Saturday

Turnaround Time4-10 days
Test CodeCHRTU
CPT-4 Code (s)
88239, 88262
LOINC Codes
29770-5

Warde
Medical
Laboratory