Test Catalog

Test ID: HERGN    
HER2, Gastric/Esophageal, Semi-Quantitative Immunohistochemistry, Manual, No Reflex

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

Determining overexpression of HER2 protein of gastric and esophageal adenocarcinoma in formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue sections (no reflex to FISH testing)

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

Ventana Pathway Immunoperoxidase Stain with Manual Semi-Quantitative Immunohistochemistry

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

Yes

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

HER Gastric/Esoph IHC NO Reflex

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

c-neu Immunoperoxidase Stain
HER2GE
ISHER2GEIHC
HER2 Gastric/Esophageal IHC stain, RST
c-erbB2 Immunoperoxidase Stain