Eosinophil Granule Major Basic Protein, Tissue
2010921
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
EGMBP TIS
Methodology
Immunofluorescence/Affinity Chromatography
Performed
Varies
Reported
1-3 weeks  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Tissue.  
Specimen Preparation
Formalin fix or formalin fix and paraffin embed tissue. Transport 5-micron tissue sections on three slides (no specific size requirement available). (Min: 5)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Thawed tissue.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Formalin Fix: Ambient: 3 weeks; Refrigerated: 3 weeks; Frozen: Unacceptable
Paraffin Embedded: Ambient: Indefinitely; Refrigerated: Indefinitely; Frozen: Indefinitely  
Reference Interval
By report  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
88342; 88323
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0097167SO Source31208-2
2010911EER Eosinophil Granule MBP in Tissues 
2010922Eosinophil Granule MBP in Tissues 
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Aliases
 

Performed at UUHC-Immunodermatology