ROS1 with Interpretation by Immunohistochemistry with Reflex to FISH if Equivocal
2008414
Ordering Recommendation
Determine eligibility for tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI) (eg, crizotinib) therapy, primarily in individuals with pulmonary adenocarcinomas.
Mnemonic
ROS1 IP
Methodology
Immunohistochemistry
Performed
Mon-Fri
Reported
1-5 days
Reflexed: Add 5-8 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
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Additional Technical InformationAdditional Technical Information

Immunohistochemistry Stain Form Recommended  (ARUP form #32978)Immunohistochemistry Stain Form Recommended (ARUP form #32978)

Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Tumor tissue  
Specimen Preparation
Formalin fix (10 percent neutral buffered formalin) and paraffin embed tissue. Transport tissue block or 6 unstained (3- to 5-micron thick sections), positively charged slides in a tissue transport kit (ARUP supply #47808) available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect or contact ARUP Client Services at (800)522-2787. (Min: 6 slides) If sending precut slides, do not oven bake.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature or refrigerated. Ship in cooled container during summer months.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Paraffin block with no tumor tissue remaining. Specimens fixed in any other fixative other than 10 percent neutral buffered formalin. Cytology specimens fixed in alcohol. Decalcified specimens.  
Remarks
Include pathology report. IMMUNOHISTOCHEMISTRY ORDERING AND SUBMISSION DETAILS: Submit electronic request. If you do not have electronic ordering capability, use an ARUP Immunohistochemistry form (#32978) with an ARUP client number. For additional technical details, please contact ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787.  
Stability
Ambient: Indefinitely; Refrigerated: Indefinitely; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
   
Interpretive Data
Refer to report.  
Note
If ROS1by Immunohistochemistry result is equivocal, then ROS1 by FISH will be added. Additional charges apply.
CPT Code(s)
88360, if reflexed, add 88367
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2008415ROS1 by IHC Result 
2008417ROS1 Client Block ID 
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Aliases
  • ROS1 IHC
  • ROS1 IHC with Interpretation
  • ROS1 immunostaining