|Test Name:||Diagnostic Section:||Fee:|
|ICC Lymphoma Panel
|Species:||Set up days:||Turn Around:|
|Canine, Feline||Varies||24-48 hours|
|Aspirate (lymph node, bone marrow or lesion) in special transport media or on glass slides; EDTA whole blood or tissue imprint|
|Prepare a minimum of 6 diagnostic tissue aspirate smears preferably on positively charged glass slides OR tissue aspirates placed in transport media (1 ml PBS with 5% serum in EDTA); whole blood for immunophenotyping should be submitted in EDTA|
|Sample in transport media or whole blood: refrigerated, in leak proof tube(s). Overnight shipping is recommended. DO NOT FREEZE. Glass slides should be submitted in rigid plastic or styrofoam slide container(s). Do not expose slides to moisture or refrigerated/frozen sample(s).|
|Diagnostic accuracy is limited to the presence of intact cells in each sample.
Lymphoma panel includes CD3 and CD79A stains.