DNA ploidy analysis measures the chromosome content of the cancer cells. Diploid tumors have chromosome numbers of 46 chromosomes. Tumors that are not diploid suggest a major chromosomal disruption that serves as a poor prognostic sign.
See Specimen Collection Section, Oncology.
Ship at room temperature.
Please include an H&E slide (or an unstained, 4 micron section on a
slide) for pathology review.
Reported (Analytical Time)
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.