A tech-only 20-marker screening profile for fresh tissue specimens. An evaluation of specimen adequacy and cellular integrity will also be performed. Markers include CD2, CD3, CD4, CD5, CD7, CD8, CD10, CD14, CD19, CD20, CD23, CD34, CD38, CD45, CD56, CD57, CD200, FMC 7, Kappa and Lambda.
disease state indication(s)
Various, case dependent
Comprehensive multiparameter flow cytometric analysis to assess various hematological cell subsets.
specimen type and requirements
Preferred: Fresh, unfixed tissue: 0.2 cm minimum in RPMI.
Fine needle aspiration (FNA): Equal parts RPMI and specimen.
Acceptable alternative (Subject to viability): Bronchial brushings / Bronchial washings.
Use refrigerated cold pack for transport. Make sure cold pack is not in direct contact with specimen.
DO NOT FREEZE. Transport to lab ASAP.
Tech-only (TC): 12-24 hours
medicare moldx cpt code
Laboratory developed test (LDT)