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25540 Prolaris Prostate, Tissue

Prolaris Prostate, Tissue
Test Code: PROLSO
Synonyms/Keywords
​Prostate Cancer Screen
Useful For

**Test is available to Marshfield Clinic/Hospital/Regional Centers only. Not available to outreach clients. Outreach accounts must work directly with Myriad Genetics.**

Provides a comprehensive analysis of an individuals cancer as well as a clinically validated prognosis of near-term mortality risk.

Specimen Requirements
Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
Pediatric Minimum Volume
(no repeat)
​Block ​Prolaris Test Kit ​1.0 mm of continuous tumor ​0.5 mm of continuous tumor
​Unstained slides ​Prolaris Test Kit ​7  consecutive slides, 3-5 microns thick ​7 slides
Collection Processing Instructions

Marshfield Hospital/Clinic/Regional Center patients may obtain kit from a genetic counselor at Marshfield Clinic. Once kit is received, follow specimen requirement and storage/shipping information contained.

Samples must be at least 0.5 mm in length with at least 75% neoplastic glands.  Multiple blocks may be sent to achieve adequacy.  Myriad will accept deliveries Monday-Friday only.

Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
​Block ​Room Temperature ​ ​Indefinitely ​
​Unstained Slides
Rejection Criteria
Inappropriate fixatives - Solufix - glutaraldhyde, glyoxal, Oncofix II, GTF
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
​Myriad Genetics ​Monday through Friday ​21 days ​Myriad patented technology
Reference Lab
Reference Range Information
Performing Location Reference Range
​Myriad Genetics ​Interpretive report
Classification
 
Synonyms/Keywords
​Prostate Cancer Screen
Ordering Applications
Ordering Application Description
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Specimen Requirements
Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
Pediatric Minimum Volume
(no repeat)
​Block ​Prolaris Test Kit ​1.0 mm of continuous tumor ​0.5 mm of continuous tumor
​Unstained slides ​Prolaris Test Kit ​7  consecutive slides, 3-5 microns thick ​7 slides
Collection Processing

Marshfield Hospital/Clinic/Regional Center patients may obtain kit from a genetic counselor at Marshfield Clinic. Once kit is received, follow specimen requirement and storage/shipping information contained.

Samples must be at least 0.5 mm in length with at least 75% neoplastic glands.  Multiple blocks may be sent to achieve adequacy.  Myriad will accept deliveries Monday-Friday only.

Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
​Block ​Room Temperature ​ ​Indefinitely ​
​Unstained Slides
Rejection Criteria
Inappropriate fixatives - Solufix - glutaraldhyde, glyoxal, Oncofix II, GTF
Useful For

**Test is available to Marshfield Clinic/Hospital/Regional Centers only. Not available to outreach clients. Outreach accounts must work directly with Myriad Genetics.**

Provides a comprehensive analysis of an individuals cancer as well as a clinically validated prognosis of near-term mortality risk.

Reference Range Information
Performing Location Reference Range
​Myriad Genetics ​Interpretive report
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Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
​Myriad Genetics ​Monday through Friday ​21 days ​Myriad patented technology
Reference Lab
For billing questions, see Contacts
Classification
 
For most current information refer to the Marshfield Laboratory online reference manual.