Selection of Retrieved Archived Tissue
2006410
 
Ordering Recommendation
This test may be ordered only for samples previously tested at ARUP and that are currently available for review by ARUP pathologists.
Mnemonic
APBLOCKSEL
Methodology
Block evaluation and selection for ancillary testing
Performed
Mon-Sat
Reported
Within 2 days
New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Paraffin Block from a case performed by ARUP / Department of Pathology at University of Utah Hospital.  
Specimen Preparation
 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature or refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Any case performed elsewhere or if there is not enough usable tissue in the block for requested testing.  
Remarks
This test is for the selection of a block from a case performed, and blocks retained at ARUP Laboratories and/or Department of Pathology for University of Utah Hospital.  
Stability
Ambient: Indefinitely; Refrigerated: Indefinitely; Frozen: Indefinitely  
Reference Interval
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
88363
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2006411Block Select
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, contact interface support at interface.support@aruplab.com.
Cross References