The 'plasma' or 'P' component of amyloid is derived from a normal circulating glycoprotein that is present in all amyloid subtypes.
Subcellular Localization: Extracellular (amyloid deposits)
Disease State: Amyloid Type Analysis
CPT Code(s): 88342 or 88341
Turnaround Time: Within 1-2 business days of receipt
Schedule: Monday - Friday
• Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissue block or cell block - OR -
• 1 unstained slide for each test requested plus 3-4 additional unstained slides cut at 4µm