Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) By in situ Hybridization, Paraffin
2002902
 
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
EBV ISH
Methodology
In situ Hybridization
Performed
Mon-Fri
Reported
2-5 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Tissue.  
Specimen Preparation
Formalin fix (10% neutral buffered formalin) and paraffin-embed tissue. Transport tissue block or 5 unstained 5 micron slides. (Min: 3 slides) Protect paraffin block and/or slides from excessive heat.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature or refrigerated. Ship in cooled container during summer months.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens fixed or processed in alternative fixatives (alcohol, Prefer®) or heavy metal fixatives (B-4 or
B-5). Frozen specimens.  
Remarks
Include surgical pathology report.  
Stability
Ambient: Indefinitely; Refrigerated: Indefinitely; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
Negative
Interpretive Data
Refer to report

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Note
CPT Code(s)
88365
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2002901EBV ISH Comment
2002999ISH Tissue Source
2003000ISH Reference Number
2003001H and E Slide Description
2003004Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) ISH Result
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Cross References
  • EBER ISH
  • EBV by ISH
  • EBV ISH