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|1p/19q Co-deletion by FISH
Oligodendroglioma | Mixed oligoastrocytomas | 1p/19q deletion
|Test Information:||Identification of 1p/19q co-deletion. Combined 1p36-19q13 deletions are highly associated with classic oligodendroglioma histology and a longer survival rate.|
This test can also be performed on FFPE samples (#8055).
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.
|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 -20°C. Store at -20°C.|
|Shipping Conditions:||Ship on minimum of 10 lbs. of dry ice in an insulated container by overnight courier.
|Turn Around Time:||7 days|
|List Price:||*For Insurance or Institutional Prices, please call.|
|CPT Codes:||88271x2, 88275x1, 88291x1|