Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) by in situ Hybridization, Paraffin (INACTIVE as of 11/16/20: Refer to 3003016 in the November Hotline)
Detect Epstein-Barr virus in paraffin. Includes interpretation.
In situ hybridization (ISH)
Formalin fix (10% neutral buffered formalin) and paraffin-embed tissue. Transport tissue block or 5 unstained 5 micron slides. (Min: 4 slides) Protect paraffin block and/or slides from excessive heat.
Room temperature. Also acceptable: Refrigerated. Ship in cooled container during summer months.
Specimens fixed or processed in alternative fixatives (alcohol, Prefer®) or heavy metal fixatives (B-4 or B-5).
Include surgical pathology report.
Ambient: Indefinitely; Refrigerated: Indefinitely; Frozen: Unacceptable
Refer to report
Compliance Statement A: For laboratory developed tests using a manufacturer labeled ASR as the reagent providing the specificity of the assay. Analyte Specific Reagent. This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U. S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, the FDA has determined that such clearance or approval is not necessary.
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|2002901||EBV ISH Comment|
|2002999||ISH Tissue Source||31208-2|
|2003000||ISH Reference Number||30896-5|
|2003001||H and E Slide Description||19772-3|
|2003004||Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) ISH Result|
- EBER ISH
- EBV by ISH
- EBV ISH