Afirma Thyroid FNA Analysis


Sunquest Code:AFIRMA  
Epic Code:LAB8020Epic Name:Afirma Thyroid FNA Analysis
Synonyms:Afirma; Veracyte; Thyroid
Methodology:Gene expression classifier
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Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to the reference laboratory Mon-Sat; results are reported within 10-14 days.
Special Instructions:The Afirma Thyroid FNA Analysis can only be ordered for previous fine needle aspirates with a diagnosis of Atypia of Undetermined Significance (AUS) or Suspicious for Malignancy.


Collection Instructions

Specimen:Thyroid fine needle aspirate pass in Afirma collection tube.


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Store at frozen temperature.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at frozen temperature.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Veracyte Inc via Fairview Cytology)


Interpretive

Reference Range:See interpretive report.


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