Cytology, Gastrointestinal
8209709
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
GI
Methodology
Microscopy
Performed
Mon-Fri
Reported
1-5 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Refer to Cytology, Gastrointestinal Specimen Collection specific collection and transportation guidelines.  
Specimen Preparation
  
Storage/Transport Temperature
  
Unacceptable Conditions
  
Remarks
  
Stability
  
Reference Interval
By report  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
88108; 88112 and/or 88106
Components
Aliases
  • Bile Drainage for Cytology
  • Bile Duct Brushing for Cytology
  • Duodenal Brushing for Cytology
  • Esophageal Brush/Wash for Cytology
  • Gastric Brush/Wash for Cytology
  • Gastrointestinal Junction Brushing for Cytology