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Cytogenetic Studies (Selected Tumors)

CPT CODE: 88262

SYNONYMS:

Karyotype, Chromosome, Genetic study

TEST INCLUDES:

Banded chromosome karyotype

DEPARTMENT:

Cytogenetics

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENT:

Small fresh tumor samples placed in media or sterile saline.  Should be refrigerated for   overnight storage.

TESTING SCHEDULE:

Monday - Friday 08:30 - 16:30.  Turnaround time: 2-3 weeks.

TURNAROUND TIME:

2-3 weeks

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Must submit cytogenetics requisition form.  Fluorescent In Situ Hybridization can be performed on this sample if requested.