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Test ID: 61207    
IDH1/IDH2 Mutation Analysis by Pyrosequencing, Paraffin

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 a diagnosis of grade II or III astrocytoma, oligodendroglioma, oligoastrocytoma, or secondary glioblastoma


Stratifying prognosis of gliomas

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

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
60254AP Special Studies ReviewNoYes
70011Slide ReviewNoYes

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

This test is performed in conjunction with 60254 / AP Special Studies Review and 70011 / Slide Review. Additional testing may be performed after review by pathologist. Upon approval from the requesting clinician, 60254 / AP Special Studies Review could be changed to 70012 / Pathology Consultation if they determine this is more appropriate.

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

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) and Pyrosequencing

(PCR is utilized pursuant to a license agreement with Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.)

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

IDH1/IDH2 Genes, Known Mutations

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

Isocitrate Dehydrogenase 1
Isocitrate Dehydrogenase 2