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bcl-6 pin

IHC

bcl-6

Methodology: IHC

Clinical Significance:
A nuclear protein expressed by normal germinal center B cells, by the large majority of follicular lymphomas, by a large subset of diffuse large B cell lymphomas, and by all Burkitt lymphomas. Bcl-6 is also expressed by the neoplastic “popcorn” or “L&H” cells of nodular lymphocyte predominant Hodgkin lymphoma. Subcellular Localization: Nuclear

Organ: Pancreas

Disease State: Angioimmunoblastic T Cell Lymphoma

CPT Code(s): 88342 or 88341. The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Turnaround Time: Within 1-2 business days of receipt

Schedule: Monday - Friday

Specimen Requirements:
• 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