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Test Name:Path breast core biopsy
Test Number:12419
Collect:Breast core biopsy
Minimum Volume:N/A
Alternate Collect:N/A
Container:10% Neutral Buffered Formalin for routine exam
Processing:Submit entire specimen
Alternate Names:Pathology
Gross & Microscopic exam
Tissue exam, path, breast LAB12419
Performing Lab:AHL - Histology; A
Days Set Up:Mo - Fr
Expected TAT:24-48 hours excluding weekends and holidays
Ref. Ranges:Interpretive report
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
2. Properly label specimen container and completely fill out the request form or answer all Excellian order questions.
Method:Microscopic evaluation
CPT Codes:88305
Supply Connection:Path Breast Core Biopsy Request
Additional Information: Guidelines for Submission of Pathology Specimens
Date Created:10/31/2014
Revised Date:09/25/2018