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 Recent changes for Molecular Gene Mutation Pathology - EGFR, BRAF, KRAS, TCR, FISH

Recent changes for Molecular Gene Mutation Pathology - EGFR, BRAF, KRAS, TCR, FISH

Date
Field
Changed From
Changed To
26th August 2018
Assay name

Molecular Gene Mutation Pathology - EGFR, BRAF, KRAS, TCR

Molecular Gene Mutation Pathology - EGFR, BRAF, KRAS, TCR, FISH

Alternative names

BRAF, EGFR1, Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor, erbB1, HER1, KRAS

BRAF, EGFR1, Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor, erbB1, HER1, KRAS, FISH

26th August 2018
External Laboratory

Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute

St Vincents Hospital

External Transport Instructions

Paraffin blocks or paraffin embedded tissue sections on uncoated slides.

You can either fax us (FaxNo: +61 3 9656 1460 ) the request form along with a copy of the histology report and we will request the block/slides on your behalf

OR

You can send the completed form with along with:

1. A copy of the pathology report

2. 10 x 5μm unstained tumour sections (and 4 x 3μm on POS CHARGED slides for IHC if required) OR paraffin block.

 

 

 

Paraffin blocks or paraffin embedded tissue sections on uncoated slides.

 

 

 

 

Method

Send out test.

MOLECULAR PATHOLOGY (Level 1)

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (APA)

7 St Andrews Place

East Melbourne, VIC 3002

FAX: +61 3 9656 1460 Telephone: +61 3 9656

Send out test.

THE DEPARTMENT OF ANATOMICAL PATHOLOGY

LEVEL 2 MAIN BUILDING,

ST VINCENTS HOSPITAL

41 VICTORIA PDE,

FITZROY VIC 3065 Ph.: 03 9231 1049 Fax: 03 9231 4580

 

Molecular Gene Mutation Pathology - EGFR, BRAF, KRAS, TCR, FISH

Ordering information:

This is an "Add on" test to an existing tissue block.

CLICK HERE for request form for St Vincents Cancer Mutation testing.

CLICK HERE for request form for St Vincents FISH testing.

Request form to be filled out with as much information as possible.

Send the completed request to Pathology who will send the appropriate  tumour block to St Vincents Hospital.

Alternate names:
BRAF, EGFR1, Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor, erbB1, FISH, HER1, KRAS
Laboratory:
Anatomical Pathology
Test Code:
HEGFR
Specimen types:
Biopsy
Container types:
Not required
Collection Instructions:

 

 

Result Turnaround Time:
7-10 days
Laboratory Use Only

SPECIMEN COLLECTION MODULE (SCM) FAQs - CLICK HERE

 

CLICK HERE for a consent form to perform tests not covered by Medicare

TURN AROUND TIMES - When will my result be available?

CLICK HERE for Minimum Labelling Requirements

CLICK HERE for a printable Pathology request form

CLICK HERE for a Log sheet for recording Pathology results

"THE ART OF CCCCOLLECTION"

PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE PREFERRED ORDER OF DRAW