10% Neutral Buffered Formalin for routine exam
If Cytogenetics testing is requested, the specimen must NOT be placed in formalin
Submit entire specimen
Gross & Microscopic
AHL - Histology; A
Days Set Up:
Mo - Fr
24 - 48 hours, excluding weekends and holidays
Collection/ Processing Details:
1. After excision, place specimen into a container containing 10% neutral buffered formalin Note: The specimen should be placed immediately in 10% neutral buffered formalin unless a frozen specimen is needed or cytogenetics testing is requested.
2. Properly label specimen container and completely fill out the request form or answer all Excellian order questions.