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Test Code 5340235 1P/19Q DELETION IN GLIOMAS TISSUE

Test ID

1236000028

Specimen Requirements

Collection Requirements Formalin – Fixed, Paraffin embedded tissue.
Please send either a paraffin block or two H&E recuts and 3 unstained paraffin sections from the same paraffin block. Preferably, the tissue should contain both areas of tumor and normal brain, but just tumor is acceptable as well (Please send a whole blood EDTA tube if only tumor is available on the FFPE sample). Include a copy of the pathology report. If a neuropathology consultation is requested in addition to a 1p/19q LOH test, send all microscopic slides, a representative paraffin block, brief clinical history, and preoperative radiology report or MRI scans on a CD.
Please contact Molecular Diagnostics at 214-648-0960 for more detailed information.
For after hours, weekends and holidays, please contact the person on call at 214-786-3127
Shipping / Handling Instructions "Send specimens and other materials to the following address:
Dr. Kimmo Hatanpaa
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Department of Pathology, H2.130
5323 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, Texas 75390-9073 "

Container Type

Laboratory Container Default Temperature Minimum Volume
BIOCENTER LAB STERILE CONTAINER Yes

Performing Sections

BIOCENTER LAB: MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS

Components

Component Name Component ID LOINC Code
INTERPRETATION 1239000531 59462-2 (Clinical biochemist review:Imp:Pt:XXX:Nar:)
MOLDX_1P/19Q_RES 1238000313
1P/19Q DISCLAIMER 12300002413
MOLDX 1P/19Q SIGNATURE 12300002469

Synonyms

LOSS OF HETEROZYG