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Pathology - Histology

Effective October 8, 2013


Note: A $10 accession fee will be applied to all submissions. All fees are in US $.

 

Note on days tested and turnaround times:  Samples must be received at least 1 business day before the scheduled testing day.  New client accounts can take up to 2-3 business days to establish before testing can begin.  Samples may not always be tested on the first scheduled day after they arrive; however, it is our goal to complete testing within the posted turnaround time.  If rush testing is desired, please contact us.

 

Click the name of the test or procedure for detailed information.

 

 

Histology H&E Slide Preparation
Fee:  12.00

Specimen:

tissue(s) in 10% formalin (buffered neutral), 10 times volume of sample

Shipping Container:

leakproof jar containing formalin

Coolant:

none

Days Tested:

M-F 

Turnaround Time:

2 bus. days

Comments:

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Histopathology/Surgicals
Fee:  47.00 for 1-2 slides

Specimen:

tissue(s) in 10% formalin (buffered neutral), 10 times volume of sample

Shipping Container:

leakproof jar containing formalin

Coolant:

none

Days Tested:

M-F

Turnaround Time:

7 - 14 bus. days

Comments:  $10.00 for extra slides at the discretion of CSU.

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Special Stains (Except for Bielschowsky Silver and Steiner Stain)
Fee:  18.50

Specimen:

tissue(s) in 10% formalin (buffered neutral), 10 times volume of sample

Shipping Container:

leakproof jar containing formalin

Coolant:

none

Days Tested:

M-F

Turnaround Time:

2 bus. days

Comments: See Appendix A for list of special stains.

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Bielschowsky Silver and Steiner Stain
Fee:  23.00

Specimen:

tissue(s) in 10% formalin (buffered neutral), 10 times volume of sample

Shipping Container:

leakproof jar containing formalin

Coolant:

none

Days Tested:

M-F

Turnaround Time:

1 week

Comments: Staining is performed at least once per week.

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