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AMP case report: Identification by NGS of a diagnostic and theranostic mutation in a high-grade sarcoma of the humerus

January 2019—A 75-year-old woman with history of melanoma localized to the right forearm and status post excision six years prior presented with a two-month history of continuous left shoulder pain. She was managed initially with physical therapy and hydrocodone with no effect. Initial workup at an outside institution included an x-ray of the left shoulder (Fig. 1A) that showed a destructive lytic lesion involving the proximal aspect of the left humerus associated with a pathologic fracture.

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AMP case report: Discordant IHC/PCR test results for mismatch repair status in colorectal adenocarcinoma

December 2018—CAP TODAY and the Association for Molecular Pathology have teamed up to bring molecular case reports to CAP TODAY readers. AMP members write the reports using clinical cases from their own practices that show molecular testing’s important role in diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. The following report comes from Duke University Medical Center. If you would like to submit a case report, please send an email to the AMP at amp@amp.org. For more information about the AMP and all previously published case reports, visit www.amp.org.

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AMP case report: Detection of concurrent hematologic malignancies in solid tumor NGS testing may cause false-positive results

November 2018—CAP TODAY and the Association for Molecular Pathology have teamed up to bring molecular case reports to CAP TODAY readers. AMP members write the reports using clinical cases from their own practices that show molecular testing’s important role in diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. The following report comes from Weill Cornell Medicine.

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AMP case report: NGS in the diagnosis of RAS opathies in histologically uninformative skin biopsy samples

October 2018—CAP TODAY and the Association for Molecular Pathology have teamed up to bring molecular case reports to CAP TODAY readers. AMP members write the reports using clinical cases from their own practices that show molecular testing’s important role in diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. The following report comes from the University of Washington, Seattle. If you would like to submit a case report, please send an email to the AMP at amp@amp.org. For more information about the AMP and all previously published case reports, visit www.amp.org.

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AMP case report: Detection of rare deletion mutation in the alpha-globin gene locus establishes a diagnosis of Hb H disease

February 2018—CAP TODAY and the Association for Molecular Pathology have teamed up to bring molecular case reports to CAP TODAY readers. AMP members write the reports using clinical cases from their own practices that show molecular testing’s important role in diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. The following report comes from Quest Diagnostics. If you would like to submit a case report, please send an email to the AMP at amp@amp.org. For more information about the AMP and all previously published case reports, visit www.amp.org.

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AMP case report: Follicular lymphoma of gallbladder, November 2017

November 2017—CAP TODAY and the Association for Molecular Pathology have teamed up to bring molecular case reports to CAP TODAY readers. AMP members write the reports using clinical cases from their own practices that show molecular testing’s important role in diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. The following report comes from Western University and London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada. If you would like to submit a case report, please send an email to the AMP at amp@amp.org. For more information about the AMP and all previously published case reports, visit www.amp.org.

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AMP case report: Primary pulmonary adenocarcinoma with an unusual molecular profile of the EGFR gene at initial presentation, October 2017

October 2017—CAP TODAY and the Association for Molecular Pathology have teamed up to bring molecular case reports to CAP TODAY readers. AMP members write the reports using clinical cases from their own practices that show molecular testing’s important role in diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. The following report comes from the University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate, Springfield. If you would like to submit a case report, please send an email to the AMP at amp@amp.org. For more information about the AMP and all previously published case reports, visit www.amp.org.

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