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LocationType DNA RNA Peptide Protein Morphology Cell count/
volume
Other*
Amniotic Fluid Bodily Fluid 2 1 0 1 0 0 0
Aqueous Humor Bodily Fluid 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bile Bodily Fluid 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Blood Bodily Fluid 175 172 164 597 173 323 608
Bone Marrow Bodily Fluid 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
Breast Milk Bodily Fluid 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bronchial Lavage Bodily Fluid 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
Buffy Coat Bodily Fluid 11 6 1 6 0 7 5
Cerebrospinal Fluid Bodily Fluid 0 0 7 15 0 3 6
Cord Blood Bodily Fluid 0 1 1 6 1 15 2
Feces Bodily Fluid 4 2 0 3 0 2 2
Nasal cavity Bodily Fluid 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Nasopharynx Bodily Fluid 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Other Bodily Fluid 0 2 0 1 0 1 0
Pericardial Fluid Bodily Fluid 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Peritoneal Fluid Bodily Fluid 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plasma Bodily Fluid 131 100 116 380 100 103 353
Pleural Fluid Bodily Fluid 3 2 0 0 0 0 0
Saliva Bodily Fluid 24 5 5 14 1 4 11
Semen Bodily Fluid 1 3 0 0 1 0 0
Serum Bodily Fluid 39 54 128 348 21 50 327
Sputum Bodily Fluid 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
Synovial Fluid Bodily Fluid 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
Urine Bodily Fluid 11 9 14 94 9 55 91
Vitreous Humor Bodily Fluid 1 0 1 3 1 0 1
Adenoid Cells/Tissue 1 1 0 2 1 0 0
Adipose Cells/Tissue 0 10 0 5 8 0 1
Adrenal Gland Cells/Tissue 9 12 0 9 13 0 0
Aorta Cells/Tissue 0 0 1 2 1 0 0
Appendix Cells/Tissue 3 1 0 3 3 0 1
Bile Cells/Tissue 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Bladder Cells/Tissue 15 14 0 15 6 0 0
Blood Cells/Tissue 13 17 0 15 3 31 2
Blood Vessel Cells/Tissue 0 2 0 4 2 0 0
Bone Cells/Tissue 11 6 1 9 8 0 1
Bone Marrow Cells/Tissue 10 9 0 14 10 3 0
Brain Cells/Tissue 40 72 0 45 27 1 6
Breast Cells/Tissue 114 105 2 188 90 6 3
Breast Lavage Cells/Tissue 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Bronchial Lavage Cells/Tissue 0 1 0 1 1 1 0
Buccal Cells/Tissue 31 0 0 0 0 0 1
Cartilage Cells/Tissue 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cervix Cells/Tissue 26 17 0 11 13 0 0
Colorectal Cells/Tissue 93 83 2 67 48 2 2
Cord Blood Cells/Tissue 0 0 0 1 0 16 1
Ear Cells/Tissue 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Endometrium Cells/Tissue 9 5 2 9 7 0 0
Esophagus Cells/Tissue 13 11 0 17 12 0 0
Eye Cells/Tissue 0 2 0 2 1 0 0
Fallopian Tube Cells/Tissue 1 4 0 2 4 0 0
Feces Cells/Tissue 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Gall Bladder Cells/Tissue 3 7 0 5 5 0 0
Gastric Fluid Cells/Tissue 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Hair Cells/Tissue 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Head and Neck Cells/Tissue 6 6 0 4 1 0 0
Heart Cells/Tissue 10 19 0 7 8 0 0
Kidney Cells/Tissue 46 60 5 37 32 1 1
Larynx Cells/Tissue 4 1 0 3 0 0 0
Lip Cells/Tissue 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
Liver Cells/Tissue 63 70 2 44 39 3 6
Lung Cells/Tissue 84 76 2 63 51 4 2
Lymph Node Cells/Tissue 52 43 0 44 36 0 0
Muscle (Skeletal) Cells/Tissue 7 16 0 13 15 0 0
Nasal cavity Cells/Tissue 1 6 0 1 0 1 0
Nasopharynx Cells/Tissue 5 16 0 3 1 1 0
Nerve Cells/Tissue 4 3 0 4 1 0 0
Not specified Cells/Tissue 6 1 0 0 0 0 0
Oral Cavity Cells/Tissue 7 5 0 3 3 0 0
Other Cells/Tissue 12 21 0 12 10 0 0
Ovary Cells/Tissue 35 35 2 28 19 0 0
Pancreas Cells/Tissue 21 19 0 32 26 2 0
Parathyroid Gland Cells/Tissue 1 2 1 3 2 0 0
Pericardial Fluid Cells/Tissue 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Peritoneal Fluid Cells/Tissue 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Pituitary Gland Cells/Tissue 0 1 1 3 3 0 0
Placenta Cells/Tissue 10 9 0 10 7 0 2
Plasma Cells/Tissue 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pleural Fluid Cells/Tissue 0 0 0 1 2 0 0
Prostate Cells/Tissue 30 41 2 56 45 3 1
Red Blood Cells Cells/Tissue 4 4 4 60 24 54 73
Saliva Cells/Tissue 0 2 0 1 0 0 0
Salivary Gland Cells/Tissue 3 4 0 5 4 0 0
Skin Cells/Tissue 35 27 0 34 25 0 0
Small Bowel Cells/Tissue 14 14 0 18 16 1 0
Spinal Cord Cells/Tissue 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Spleen Cells/Tissue 27 23 0 24 21 0 1
Sputum Cells/Tissue 1 4 0 0 0 0 0
Stomach Cells/Tissue 39 31 0 39 28 0 1
Testis Cells/Tissue 5 13 0 7 8 0 0
Thymus Gland Cells/Tissue 4 4 0 3 2 0 0
Thyroid Gland Cells/Tissue 23 28 1 22 22 0 0
Tongue Cells/Tissue 4 2 0 3 1 0 0
Tonsil Cells/Tissue 18 17 0 35 21 0 1
Tooth Cells/Tissue 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Urine Cells/Tissue 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uterus Cells/Tissue 20 22 1 28 30 0 0
Vagina Cells/Tissue 8 1 1 1 1 0 0
Vulva Cells/Tissue 1 2 0 1 0 0 0
White Cells Cells/Tissue 20 17 0 10 2 19 1
* Other analytes includes Carbohydrate, Electrolyte/metal, Gas, Glycoprotein, Lipid, Lipoprotein, Small molecule, Steroid