Brushing, Direct scrape/spatula collection
Cytology fixative, specimen container.
Complete the Incyte Diagnostics requisition with the patient's demographics and relevant clinical history. Label specimen container with the patient's full first and last name, second unique identifier, and specimen source/site.
Maintain the specimen at room temperature.
Unlabeled specimens, Specimens in incorrect fixative (such as formalin) can only be processed as a cell block. Specimens with excess lubricant.
Specimen: 7 days
Slides: 10 years
*The listed CPT codes are for reference use only. Final coding is based on CPT guidelines and individual circumstances.