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Test ID: FGCT    
Germ Cell Tumor (GCT), Isochromosome 12p, FISH, Tissue

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

19863

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

Supporting the diagnosis of germ cell tumors when used in conjunction with an anatomic pathology consultation

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

Germ Cell Tumor, FISH, Ts