MSH6 - Overview: MSH6 Immunostain, Technical Component Only

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: MSH6    
MSH6 Immunostain, Technical Component Only

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Evaluation of tumor tissue to identify patients at high risk for having hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC), also known as Lynch syndrome

 

Evaluation of tumor tissue to identify patients at risk for having hereditary endometrial carcinoma

Reflex Tests Lists test(s) that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
IHTOIIHC Initial, Tech OnlyNoNo
IHTOAIHC Additional, Tech OnlyNoNo

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Immunohistochemistry

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

Unknown

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

MSH6 IHC, Tech Only

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

ISMSH6IHCTO