PIN4 Prostate Triple Stain by Immunohistochemistry
2010045
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
PIN4 IHC
Methodology
Immunohistochemistry
Performed
Mon-Fri
Reported
2-4 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Tissue or cells.  
Specimen Preparation
Formalin fix (10 percent neutral buffered formalin) and paraffin embed specimen (cells must be prepared into a cellblock). Protect paraffin block and/or slides from excessive heat. Transport tissue block or 5 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: 2 slides) If sending precut slides, do not oven bake.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature. Also acceptable: Refrigerated. Ship in cooled container during summer months.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens submitted with non-representative tissue type. Depleted specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: Indefinitely, Refrigerated: Indefinitely, Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
   
Interpretive Data
 
Note
The following antibodies are utilized in this triple stain: p504S; p63 and 34βE12. 

All stains will be handled as "Stain and Return" unless a consultation is requested. To request a consultation, submit the pathology report, all associated case materials (clinical history, blocks, slides, etc.), and the Anatomic Pathology requisition form (form #32960) in place of the Immunohistochemistry Stain Form.
CPT Code(s)
88342, 88343 x2
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2010046PIN4 Client Case or Reference Number
2010047PIN4 by IHC
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Aliases
  • 34 βE12
  • Basal Cell Cocktail
  • P504S
  • p63