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Clinical Stem 2
A patient with pulmonary nodules 1 year after curative intent resection of primary lung adenocarcinoma

Question 6
Which of the following elements help ensure specimen adequacy for effective molecular analysis?
A. Document sample type, such as cytology or tissue biopsy, how it was obtained, and the location from where it was obtained.

B. Document the date and time of sample acquisition

C. Inform pathologists that a diagnosis of lung cancer or lung cancer recurrence is suspected so that a limited number of (IHC) stains, are used to determine site of origin.

D. Request pathologists proceed with molecular analysis only after histologic confirmation of malignancy.

E. All of the above
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