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|Name: ||Flow Cytometry or Genetic Studies, Products of Conception (POC)|
|Specimen: || Products of Conception are received fresh in a sterile container.|
Contact a pathologist.
If any flow cytometry or genetic studies are ordered, the tissue must remain unfixed. Keep refrigerated until a pathologist arrives.
The pathologist will process the sample and place tissue in RPMI media (kept in Histology refrigerator).
Once the tissue has been placed in RPMI media, do NOT refrigerate.
|Note: ||This is not a chartable order. It is only to be used if there is a corresponding pathology/histology/cytology accession where the pathologist will be entering the result. This order is for documenting reference orders and for subsequent billing purposes.|
If there is no corresponding pathology accession, order the appropriate chartable test.
|Processing Info: ||Chromosome Analysis is sent to ARUP. There is an interfaced orderable test for it. (Chromosome Analysis, Products of Conception)|
Flow cytometry analysis would be sent to Dahl-Chase.