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Updated Test Information:
Ascites/Peritoneal effusion, Peritoneum
Specimen container, cytology fixative optional.
If flow cytometry is requested, submit an additional 2-3 ml specimen in RPMI. RPMI available upon request.
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Complete the Incyte Diagnostics requisition with the patient's demographics and relevant clinical history. Label specimen container with the patient's full first and last name, second unique identifier, and specimen source/site.
Maintain the specimen at room temperature or refrigerate if unfixed and 72 hours until transport.
|Unacceptable Specimen Conditions||
Unlabeled specimens, Specimens in incorrect fixative (such as formalin) can only be processed as a cell block.
13 business days from receipt
88112 - Monolayer