Histopathology, on food animal PM or mail-in
Days test started:
Specimen Type/VolumeFormalin-fixed tissue.
Collection ProtocolFix appropriately sized tissue samples in 10% neutral buffered formalin, with a tissue:formalin ratio of 1:10. Samples should be fixed for 24 h prior to trimming and processing.
Histopathology for food animal biopsies and field postmortems, and histopathology samples from AHL in-house food animal postmortems. Additional charges apply for > 10 slides. Additional charges (per 15 min) may apply for the pathologist to sample large or complex specimens (e.g. amputated limbs, joints, brain, lungs) submitted for diagnostic testing. See AHL LabNote 62*.