Barrett's-Associated Neoplasia, Cytology and FISH
Specimen Type Describes the specimen type needed for testing
Specimen Required Defines the optimal specimen. This field describes the type of specimen required to perform the test and the preferred volume to complete testing. The volume allows automated processing, fastest throughput and, when indicated, repeat or reflex testing.
Test available ONLY to the Florida and Scottsdale/Phoenix accounts.
Container/Tube: ThinPrep vial containing 20 mL PreservCyt solution (Supply T536)
Specimen Volume: Esophageal brushing
Note: Source of specimen, physician's name and telephone number, and a copy of the cytology report are required.
Specimens other than
Specimen Stability Information Provides a description of the temperatures required to transport a specimen to the laboratory. Alternate acceptable temperature(s) are also included.