Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Cytogenetic Study, Tumor Order Code : CG TUMOR
Synonyms: Karyotype Analysis; Chromosome Analysis; Cancer Chromosome Analysis
Specimen Type: Tumor biopsy, needle biopsy
Container Type: Sterile container, sterile media
Required Volume: 30 mg minimum, more if available
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 20 mg
Methodology: Suspension or monolayer culture as appropriate, G-band analysis
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat
Turnaround Time: 12-14 days
Special Handling: Transport at Room Temperature
CPT Codes: 88239, 88264, 88280
Department: Cytogenetics