Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : HER2 Gene Amplification (non-breast) Order Code : FISH HER2nb
Synonyms: Fluorescence in situ hybridization; Herceptin; ERB-B; lung cancer; lung carcinoma; gastric carcinoma; gastric cancer; gastro-esophageal carcninoma; ovarian cancer; endometrial cancer
Specimen Type: Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue
Container Type: FFPE tissue block
Required Volume: N/A
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): N/A
Methodology: Fluorescence in situ hybridization, breakapart probes, interphase analysis.
Standard Run Times: Mon, Wed, Fri
Turnaround Time: 12-14 days
Special Handling: Transport at Room Temperature
CPT Codes: 88377
Department: Cytogenetics