Cytology, Pulmonary
8209702
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
CP
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, 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
Aliases
  • Bronchial Brush/Wash for Cytology
  • Sputum Cytology