DNA Damage

Test Mnemonic


CPT Codes

  • 88182 - QTY (1)

Performing Laboratory

Cleveland Clinic Laboratories

Specimen Requirements

Volume Type Container Collect Temperature Transport Temperature Special Instructions
2 mLSemenSterile container FrozenPlease freeze sample in cryovials before transport

Days Performed

Mon - Fri

Turnaround Time

3 weeks


Name Description
TUNEL Assay 

Reference Range

DNA Damage
Sex Age From Age To Type Range Range Unit
Male  Years99 YearsNormal<17%

Special Info

Patient Preparation: Preference for 48 hours abstinence from ejaculation prior to test.