Electron Microscopy for Cilia - LG6541


Sunquest Code:MMMISC  
Epic Code:LAB4909Epic Name:Send Out Misc Test
CPT Code:85390
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Fri; results are reported within 4-10 days.
Compliance:

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.



Collection Instructions

Specimen:Wet Tissue
Optimal Volume:Entire specimen - tissue source required.
Container:Electron Microscopy Kit (Supply T660) (Container, Tissue, sterile)


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process.
Shipping Instructions:Ship biopsies at ambient temperature in appropriate container. Do not place on ice, dry ice or freeze.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Mayo Medical Laboratories)
Referral Lab number:EM


Interpretive

Reference Range:By report.
Use:Assess ciliary morphology. Diagnose medical disorders such as primary ciliary dyskinesia, immotile cilia syndrome.


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