Growth Hormone (GH), IHC with Interpretation

Test Code
19204

Preferred Specimen
Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue block collected in an IHC specimen transport kit

Minimum Volume
3 slides

Other Acceptable Specimens
5 unstained, positively charged slides collected in an IHC specimen transport kit

Instructions
Please include surgical pathology report

Transport Temperature
Room temperature

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


Methodology
Immunohistochemistry (IHC)

Setup Schedule
Sets up 6 days a week.

Report Available
Reports in 3 to 5 days.



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.