Cytology, Pulmonary
8209702
Ordering Recommendation
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Mnemonic
CP
Methodology
Microscopy
Performed
Mon-Fri
Reported
1-5 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Refer to Cytology, Pulmonary Specimen Collection for specific collection and transportation guidelines.  
Specimen Preparation
 
Storage/Transport Temperature
 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Note
For Bronchoalveolar Lavage Specimens refer to Cytology, Bronchoalveolar Lavage I (8280000) or Cytology, Bronchoalveolar Lavage II (8280005).
CPT Code(s)
88108 or 88112 or 88104 or 88106 - Additional CPT codes may apply if special studies are required
Components
Cross References
  • Bronchial Brush/Wash for Cytology
  • Sputum Cytology