ZAP70, IHC without Interpretation

Test Code
90242

CPT Codes
88342

Preferred Specimen
Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue block

Other Acceptable Specimens
Minimum: 3 unstained, positively charged slides

Transport Container
IHC Specimen Transport Kit

Transport Temperature
Room temperature

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: Indefinitely
Refrigerated: Indefinitely
Frozen: Unacceptable

Methodology
Immunohistochemistry

Setup Schedule
Set up: Mon-Fri; Report available: Next day

Clinical Significance
The T-cell kinase ZAP70 is anomalously expressed in the
more aggressive, pregerminal center subset of B-cell
chronic lymphocytic leukemia and small lymphocytic
lymphoma. Expression of ZAP70 by immunohistochemistry is
well-correlated with overexpression of ZAP70 by
transcript analysis or immunohistochemistry.

Performing Laboratory
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
14225 Newbrook Drive
Chantilly, VA 20153



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