LUNG CANCER (NSCLC), ROS1 (6q22) REARRANGEMENT, FISH

Specimen Required
Lung tissue biopsy, formalin-fixed (6-48 hours fixation recommended) paraffin block or 5 +/charged slides from formalin-fixed paraffin embedded tissue. Pathology report must accompany sample. Send sample at room temperature.

Methodology
Fluoresence in situ Hybridization (FISH)

Stability
Room temperature: Indefinitely; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Sunday-Saturday

Turnaround Time6-8 days
Test CodeNSCLC
CPT-4 Code (s)
88271 x 2, 88274
LOINC Codes
Referring Physician Phone: 68340-9;
Clinical Indication: 55752-0;
Referring Physician: 46608-6;
Patient ID: 56791-1;
Lung Ca (NSCLC), ROS1, FISH: Not Available

Warde
Medical
Laboratory