ERBB2 (HER2/neu) (HercepTest)

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ERBB2 (HER2/neu) (HercepTest)

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Order Code ID

2706

Test Description

Test Description >>

Abbreviation

Alias

Specimen Description

Tissue

Container Type

Tissue Block

CPT Code

Transport Temperature

Ambient

Turnaround Time

2 - 6 Days

Minimum Volume

LOINC

1874-7

LOINC Description

Apolipoprotein B/Apolipoprotein A-I

Handling/Draw Instructions

Ambient: Indefinitely; Refrigerated: Indefinitely; Frozen: Unacceptable. Rejection Criteria: Paraffin block with no tumor tissue remaining. Specimens with fixation delayed for more than 30 minutes. Specimens fixed in any other fixative other than 10 percent neutral buffered formalin. Tissue fixed for less than 6 hours or greater than 72 hours. Cytology specimens fixed in alcohol. 

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Order Code ID

2706

Test Description

Test Description >>

Abbreviation

Alias

Specimen Description

Tissue

Container Type

Tissue Block

CPT Code

Transport Temperature

Ambient

Turnaround Time

2 - 6 Days

Minimum Volume

LOINC

1874-7

LOINC Description

Apolipoprotein B/Apolipoprotein A-I

Handling/Draw Instructions

Ambient: Indefinitely; Refrigerated: Indefinitely; Frozen: Unacceptable. Rejection Criteria: Paraffin block with no tumor tissue remaining. Specimens with fixation delayed for more than 30 minutes. Specimens fixed in any other fixative other than 10 percent neutral buffered formalin. Tissue fixed for less than 6 hours or greater than 72 hours. Cytology specimens fixed in alcohol.