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Test ID: 19701    
Biliary Tract Malignancy, FISH Only

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

19701

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

Yes

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

Assessing bile duct brushing or hepatobiliary brushing specimens for malignancy

Additional Tests Lists test(s) that are always performed, at an additional charge, with the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
19229Biliary Tract Malignancy, FISHNoYes

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

When this test is ordered, 19229 / Biliary Tract Malignancy, FISH will be performed.

Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test

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

Biliary Tract Malignancy, FISH Only

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

Bile duct cancer, FISH
Bile duct malignancy, Fluorescence in situ hybridization
Bile duct malignancy, IC
Bile duct stricture malignancy, FISH
Cholangiocarcinoma, FISH
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