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1p/19q Co-deletion by FISH
Test Information: Identification of 1p/19q co-deletion. Combined 1p36-19q13 deletions are highly associated with classic oligodendroglioma histology and a longer survival rate.
Test Details
Test Code: 8060
Special Notes: This test can also be performed on FFPE samples (#8055).

Technical Limitations:
Results of this test must always be interpreted in the context of relevant clinical and pathological data, and should not be used alone for a diagnosis of malignancy.

For additional information on our FISH probes and the frequency and prognostic significance of specific chromosomal abnormalities, please visit the Cancer Fish Probes List.
Technical Information
Methodology: Fluorescent in Situ Hybridization (FISH) Analysis
Sample & Shipping Information
Test Requisition: Tumor Analysis
Specimen Type: Fresh Frozen Tissue
Requirements: 150 mg (0.5-2.0 cm3) Fresh tissue snap frozen at -20C. Store at -20C.
Shipping Conditions: Ship on minimum of 10 lbs. of dry ice in an insulated container by overnight courier.

Turn Around Time: 7 days
Billing Information
List Price: *For Insurance or Institutional Prices, please call.
CPT Codes: 88271x2, 88275x1, 88291x1


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