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Test Mnemonic KIMEL Ki67 + Melan A Immunostain, Technical Component Only

Supplies: Immunostain Technical Only Envelope (T693)

Specimen Type: Tissue

Container/Tube: Immunostains Technical Only Envelope (T693)

Preferred: 2 Unstained positively charged glass slides (25 x 75 x 1 mm) per test ordered; sections 4-microns thick.

Acceptable: Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissue block

Additional Information:

1. Information on accessing digital images of immunohistochemistry (IHC) stains and the manual requisition form can be accessed through this website: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-info/ihc/index.html 

2. Clients ordering stains using a manual requisition form will not have access to digital images.

3. Clients wishing to access digital images must place the order for IHC stains electronically.  Information regarding digital imaging can be accessed through this website: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-info/ihc/faq.html 


Shipping Instructions:

Attach the green pathology address label and the pink Immunostains Technical Only label included in the kit to the outside of the transport container.


Useful For

Ki67 is a marker of proliferation in neoplasms

 

Melan A aids in the identification of melanoma

Reflex Tests

Test ID Reporting Name Available Separately Always Performed
IHMTO IHC Multiplex, Tech Only No No

Method Name

Immunohistochemistry

Reporting Name

Ki67+Melan A IHC, Tech Only

Specimen Type

TECHONLY

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
TECHONLY Ambient (preferred)
  Refrigerated 

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Test Classification

This test has been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

CPT Code Information

88344-TC

LOINC Code Information

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
70795 Ki67+Melan A IHC, Tech Only No LOINC Needed