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Test ID: FKHR    
Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma (ARMS), 13q14 (FOXO1 or FKHR) Rearrangement, FISH, Tissue

Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011


NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Supporting the diagnosis of alveolar rhabdomyosarcomas (ARMS) when used in conjunction with an anatomic pathology consultation


An aid in the diagnosis of ARMS when reverse transcriptase-PCR results are equivocal or do not support the clinical picture

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

This test does not include a pathology consult. If a pathology consultation is requested, 70012 Pathology Consultation should be ordered and the appropriate FISH test will be ordered and performed at an additional charge.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH)

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

FOXO1 (FKHR), 13q14, FISH

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching