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APMAMMO
MAMMOGLOBIN, IMMUNOHISTOCHEMISTRY STAIN

Test Code APMAMMO 
Test MAMMOGLOBIN, IMMUNOHISTOCHEMISTRY STAIN 
Description Mammoglobin is encoded by a gene first identified in a study directed at the isolation of novel breast cancer associated genes. Mammoglobin expression is mostly but not exclusively confined to breast tissue. This antibody, when used in a panel with other antibodies, can be useful in identification and classification of cancers of breast origin.
NOTE: This test is usually ordered in conjunction with a pathology consultation. The pathology professional component will be billed separately by the consulting pathologist. 
Specimen Formalin-fixed or paraffin-embedded tissue specimen. 
Reference Values An interpretive report will be provided. 
Analytic Time 2 Days 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Friday 
CPT Code(s) 88342