Item Value
Test name Solid Tumor Cytogenetics
Available Stat? No
Turn around times 1-2 weeks
Performed by Medical Genomics - Cytogenetics
Normal range
Container type Orange screw top tube (25 mL) with transport media available for clinical lab.
Amount to Collect 1 cubic centimeter of tumor tissue
Collection Instructions Collect in transport media provided by lab, keep sample in room temperature until received by lab, specimen must be kept moist and sterile. Transport to laboratory immediately.
Sample type Fresh tumor tissue (Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded unacceptable)

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