note: this is for
This testing is
performed at the BC Cancer Cancer Genetics Laboratory.
is to accomodate payment for the test by BC Cancer. This process cannot be used
for self pay patients.
The procedure for this test is:-
- The Oncologist completes a
Compassionate Access Program request (available from CAP).
- If approved, CAP sends
approval to the Oncologist.
- Oncologist completes a Prosigna
requisition and faxes it to the hospital lab that holds the tissue.
- Hospital lab sends tissue and requisition to the BC Cancer lab..
- BC Cancer lab assesses tissue and
- Report is issued.
A flow diagram of the
process can be found here.
can be found here.
Eligibility for this
test can be found here.