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Determination of microsatellite instability in solid tumors

Fee code: 5912


Pedro Jares Gerboles, Cristina Teixidó Febrero


> Pathology Department

Method description

PCR+ capillary electrophoresis

Delivery time

14 days

Note to delivery time


The paraffin block preferentially has to contain normal and tumor cells. Attach summary of clinical records and contact information.

Specimen type

Paraffin block

Specimen volume

Bloque parafina

Specimen minimum volume

Presencia suficiente tej. diana

Collection instructions


Preanalytic treatment


Transport conditions

At room temperature

Rejection criteria

No tumor or failure to obtain amplifiable DNA


Interpretive report of the results

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