Histopathology, on food animal PM or mail-in

Code:

hist

Lab:

H

Days test started:

M-F

TAT:

3-10 d

Available for:

Food Animal

Specimen Type/Volume

Formalin-fixed tissue.

Shipping Information

Collection Protocol

Fix 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.

Additional Information

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*.