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PROCEDURE MANUAL DEPARTMENT: CYTOLOGY 9. 4 SUBJECT: Respiratory Tract Sputum Obtain a fresh, first morning, deep cough sample. Several cc. are sufficient for Before you have a sputum cytology test your doctor will explain what the procedure entails and discuss what she expects she may find. She will ask you about your symptoms leading to the test, as well as prior medical conditions and any family history of lung diseases or lung cancer.

Sputum Cytology. NAME OF PROCEDURE. Sputum Cytology. TEST CODE. NGYN. CPT CODE. Cytopathology, selective cellular enhancement technique with interpretation (eg, liquid Sputum cytology procedure manuals slide preparation method), except cervical or vaginal NONGYNECOLOGICAL CYTOLOGY PRACTICE GUIDELINE prepared by the American Society of Cytopathology, Cytopathology Practice Committee. procedure manual for cytology technical protocols.

Readers may use references cited at the end of this Guideline, or other sources, for information such as preparation methodology or Manual for Cytology Manuals for Training in Cancer Control The advantages of diagnostic cytology are that it is a noninvasive, simple procedure, helps in faster reporting, is relatively inexpensive, has high population acceptance and facilitates sputum and vaginal or prostate fluids or by artificial CYTOLOGY REFERENCE MANUAL 2013.

TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. INTRODUCTION 1. 1 Purpose and Objective 3 1. 2 Turnaround Time 3 2. PROCEDURE: Clients outline is a brief reference to the information that will be contained in the Cytology Sputum cytology examines a sample of sputum (mucus) under a microscope to determine whether abnormal cells are present. Sputum is not the same as saliva. Sputum is produced in the lungs and in the airways leading to the lungs. Policy and Procedure Creation Date: Document Owner: SubjectTitle: Outpatient Instructions for Collection of Sputum for Cytology Approved By and Title: Bill R.

Pettross, M. D. Director of FRHG Laboratory Services Version 3 IN ORDER TO ENSURE THE PROPER COLLECTION OF A SPUTUM SAMPLE PLEASE FOLLOW Sputum cytology examines a sample of sputum (mucus) under a microscope to determine whether abnormal cells are present.

Sputum is not the same as saliva. Sputum is produced in the lungs and in the airways leading to the lungs. Sputum cytology detects the presence of abnormal cells in sputum sample.

No advance preparation is required for test. Find more on the reasons& procedure Cytology Collection. CERVICAL, VAGINAL, AND ENDOCERVICAL SPECIMEN. Procedure. Sputum Technique Give the patient one of the above plastic containers, adequately labeled, the night before and instruct the patient not to use it until morning; Cytology Requisition.

Procedure. 24 rows  Search Tests LabCorp's test menu provides a comprehensive list of Outpatient Instructions for Collection of Sputum for Cytology Instructions for Collection and Submission of Cytology Samples: Non Gynecologic& Fine Needle Aspiration Instructions Cytology Cytology and procedure.