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Test Code CGCFS Skin Biopsy Culture for sendout, cytogenetics

Important Note

None

Specimen Type

Skin

Container/Tube

Media Cup provided by laboratory

Offsite Collection Instructions

Please call 2-6203 to request a collection container. Store
at
room temperature or in the refrigerator. Deliver to Lab within
24
hours. Call Client Services at 773-702-8287 to arrange for
sample
pick up by courier.

Turnaround Time

No report

Test Includes

Tissue culture
Cryopreservation of cell line and storage

Preferred Volume

3 mm

UCMC Collection Instructions

Please call 2-6203 to request a collection container. Store
at
room temperature or in the refrigerator. Deliver to Lab within
24
hours. Call laboratory at 2-6203 for sample pick up.

Fee Code

376700-31188233, 376700-31088240

Test Usage

Cultured fibroblasts for freezing or send out testing.

Additional Information

None

STAT Turnaround Time

NA

Specimen Stability

24 Hours

Specimen Minimum Volume

2 mm

Special Instructions

Keep at room temperature and deliver within 24 hours. Call
laboratory at 2-6203 for sample pick up.

DAY(S) AND TIME(S) PERFORMED

Monday to Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

STAT DAY(S) AND TIME(S) PERFORMED

No

CPT

88233, 88240