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Ploidy Studies - Solid Tissue (Sendaway Test)

Alternative Names:DNA Ploidy - Solid Tissue
Laboratory:Anatomical Pathology
Test Code:RWH
Medicare rebatable:No
Registration Instructions:

Sendaway Test:  Performed by Dr Jan Pyman, Anatomical Pathology, Royal Woman’s Hospital, Parkville, VIC 3052

 

Registration: Add-on request. Registered into PARIS by Anatomical Pathology

 

Authorisation: Pathologist authorisation required.

                     Pathologist block selection required.

 

Additional Registration Requirements:

 

Order an ADM report: Order an addendum against the biopsy accession. Enter details of the sendaway using ATR (what was sent, to who, address, date sent). Test results are reported into this addendum by the requesting pathologist.

Specimen Types:Paraffin Block Shavings
Container Types:
See Detailed Information
Collection & Request Instructions:Must be discussed Anatomical Pathologist-90763150

 

Delivery to be organised by Anatomical Pathology

Send the designated paraffin block, a H&E (recut), a copy of the biopsy report and the pathologist request for consultation letter

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Assay Frequency:Fortnightly
External Laboratory:Royal Women's Hospital Laboratory Services
  External Laboratory details...
External Transport Instructions:Send at ambient temperature

External Laboratory Contact: 

Dr Jan Pyman    Telephone: 9345 2567

 

Address to: Dr Jan Pyman, Anatomical Pathology, Royal Woman’s Hospital, 5th Floor, cnr Flemmington Rd & Grattan Street, Parkville, VIC 3052

Method:

Delivery via routine contract courier (Standard) or post in padded envelope