84357 - Overview: Biliary Tract Malignancy, Cytology and Molecular Testing

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: 84357    
Biliary Tract Malignancy, Cytology and Molecular Testing

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, biliary tract malignancy testing by FISH will always be performed at an additional charge.

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) 

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


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

Biliary Tract Malignancy

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

Cholangiocarcinoma, FISH
Bile Duct Cancer, FISH
Bile Duct Cytology
Bile Duct Stricture Malignancy, FISH