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APCD43
CD43 (MT-1), IMMUNOHISTOCHEMISTRY STAIN

Test Code APCD43 
Test CD43 (MT-1), IMMUNOHISTOCHEMISTRY STAIN 
Description CD43 is useful in the assessment of lymphoid malignancies, particularly when used as part of a panel of other lymphoid mrkers. Approximately 70 to 90% of T-cell lymphomas and from 22 to 37% of B-cell lymphomas have been shown to be immunoreactive with the CD43 antibody.
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