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Test ID: CULTU    
Culture for Genetic Testing, Tumor Tissue

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Producing tumor cell cultures that can be used for genetic analysis

Genetics Test Information Provides information that may help with selection of the correct genetic test or proper submission of the test request

This test is for the culturing of tumor cells for cytogenetic, molecular genetics, or other testing. The additional tests desired must be indicated on the electronic request or batch sheet that accompanies the specimen. No analysis or interpretation of results is performed.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Cell Culture

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

No

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Tumor, Culture for Genetic Testing

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Tumor Culture for Genetic Testing
Cell culture, Tumor
Culture for Genetic Testing, Tumor
Genetic Testing Culture, Tumor
Saving cells for possible genetic testing