|Test||CD 20 (L26) LYMPH MARKER, IMMUNOHISTOCHEMISTRY STAIN|
|Description||Useful in reacting with the CD20 antigen, a molecule present on the majority of B-cells. L26 reacts with most B-cell lymphomas, Reed-Sternberg cells, and only rarely with T-cell lymphomas.
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 issued.|
|Analytic Time||2 Days|
|Day(s) Test Set Up||Monday through Friday|