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EGFR Mutation in solid tumours

Alternate Names
NGS for lung, AEGFR
Ordering Information

Test will be registered by Anatomical Pathology who will source the tissue block or slides (register using the test code MOLA) and send to Molecular Diagnostics for testing who will register using the test code AEGFR.

Solid Tumour NGS Panel (Lung) covers the following genes:

BRAF (exons 11 & 15), EGFR (exons 18-21), KRAS (exons 1-4), PIK3CA (exons 1,2,7,9 &20), ERBB2 (HER2)(exon 20)

For non-Austin patients please order using the Molecular Solid Tumour Test Request Form: Molecular Solid Tumour Test Request FormV3.pdf 

 

 

Cerner Test Name
Not orderable in Cerner
Laboratory
Molecular Diagnostics
Specimen
Tissue
Container
Histology Pot
Collection Instruction
Collect at room temperature
Additional Collection Instructions

3 x FFPE slides (at least 5 microns) and 1 x H&E slide with the tumour circled and the percentage of tumour stated.

 

Minimum Adult Volume
None
Minimum Paediatric Volume
None
Frequency
Once a fortnight