Test Details

Mnemonic

IDHMF

Ordering Code

3600097

CPT-4 Code(s)

81120, 81121; 88381

Specimen Information

Collect

Tumor tissue

Specimen Preparation

Send formalin-fixed, paraffin embedded tissue. Send tissue block or 4 unstained 5-micron slides. Tissue block will be returned after testing. Please include pathology report.

Minimum Volume

3 slides

Transport Temperature

Room temperature

Rejection Criteria

Fixative other than formalin, decalcified specimens, less than 25% tumor, DNA extracted by a non-CLIA lab, DNA extracted without a corresponding circled H & E slide

Stability

Tissue Block:
Room temperature: Indefinitely
Refrigerated: Indefinitely
Frozen: Unacceptable

Methodology

Polymerase Chain Reaction/Sequencing
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

ARUP Reference Laboratory
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New York DOH Approval Status

Yes
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