Amyloid Protein Identification, Paraffin, LC MS/MS
NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.
Identification of proteins associated with extracellular deposits, including amyloidosis
This test is appropriate for all tissue types in routinely processed paraffin- embedded biopsy specimens
Additional Tests Lists test(s) that are always performed, at an additional charge, with the initial test(s)
|Test ID||Reporting Name||Available Separately||Always Performed|
|89054||Congo Red, Stain||No||Yes|
Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.
When this test is ordered, the Congo Red stain will always be performed at an additional charge.
Includes pathology consultation and Congo Red stain charged separately.
This test is not an orderable test. Order 70012 / Pathology Consultation. The consultant will determine the need for special stains.
Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name
The Amyloid Protein Identification test employs Liquid Tissue® sample preparation licensed from Expression Pathology Inc., Rockville MD, under U.S. Patent 7,473,532 and patents pending and foreign equivalents thereof.