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Test Name:Amyloid protien identification, paraffin, LC-MS-MS
Test Number:Path add-on
Collect:Formalin-fixed or B5 fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue block
Container:FFPE tissue block
Transport/Stability:Ambient (preferred)
Refrigerated (OK)
Alternate Names:Amyloid AA
Amyloid AL
Amyloid ATTR
Amyloid LECT-2
Performing Lab:Mayo Clinic Laboratories (AMPIP); R
Days Set Up:Mo - Fr
Expected TAT:7 - 15 days
Ref. Ranges:An interpretation will be provided
Processing Details:
Do not send fixed tissue slides. Testing can only be performed on paraffin embedded tissue blocks. (FFPE tissue block)
  1. Preliminary pathology report and history are required.
  2. A brief explanatory note or consultative letter is also recommended.
Method:Histological stain
Liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
CPT Codes:88313
82542 (if appropriate)
88380 (if appropriate)
Date Created:05/21/2018
Revised Date:11/14/2018