ADULT: ATTN FISH, PEDIATRIC: ATTN CYGEN
2p24/2p11.1-q11.1 - N-MYC/CEP2
This probe set detects amplification of MYCN gene in neuroblastoma and is able to differentiate amplification versus hyperdiploidy of chromosome 2. Amplification is associated with an adverse prognostic feature and poor prognosis.
Specimen Collection Requirements
Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization (FISH)
Professional interpretation provided by Cascade Pathology Services.
Assessment of MYCN amplification is a quick, reliable and an essential component of the routine diagnostic evaluation of new neuroblastoma patients and follow-up.
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