ER/PR (Estrogen/Progesterone Receptor Image Analysis)

CPT Code(s):

88361 x 2

Methodology:

Immunohistochemistry with image quantitation

Performed:

Weekly

Reported:

7 days

Use:

This test is used in the diagnosis of patients with invasive breast cancer. Positive results aid in choosing appropriate treatment therapies.

Specimen Requirements:

At least five unstained slides or a paraffin block containing representative breast tumor

Storage/Transport: Ship at 20 - 25°C, protect from excessive heat. Include surgical pathology report.

Collection Procedure:

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Reference Values:

Antibody % Nuclear Area Interpretation
ER < 1% Negative
> 1% Positive
PR < 1% Negative
> 1% Positive

Interpretation Data:

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Notes:

UFHPL Test #: 90010

Reported Notes:

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Result:

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