Lab Test

Test Definition Number : 39
Test Definition Name : ERBB2 (HER2) amplification detection
Lab Name : Mayo Clinic Cytogenetics Laboratory
Lab Test Number of THIS Version : 1009
Lab Test Number of OLDER Version : 978
Lab Test Name : HER2 (ERBB2) Amplification by FISH
Status : Active
Expired : No
Updated : 2016-08-20 21:10 EDT

General Attributes

Chromosome Band : 17q12
HUGO Gene Name : [ERBB2] erb-b2 receptor tyrosine kinase 2
ICD-Oncology Code
(includes WHO classification diagnoses)

Infectious Disease Attributes

Agent Category :
Non-virus Genus and Species :
Virus Family, Genus, and Species :

Lab-specific Attributes

Method : Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH)
Specimen Source
(for clinical patient care these sources must be validated)
: Solid Tissue Paraffin-Embedded Ethanol-Fixed
Solid Tissue Paraffin-Embedded Formalin-Fixed
ICD-10 Code :
Use : Clinical - CLIA-certified lab
Genetics Category :
Comments : Please visit for complete testing information.
Specimen Transport Requirements : Testing
Samples Available for Proficiency Test Sample Exchange : No


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