Gross and Microscopic Exam

Last Modified: 3/25/2009 6:41:56 PM

Specimen Requirements: Tissue/Object removed from patient in 10% formalin
Collection Instructions: All surgical specimens must be labeled with the Patient's Name, Idendification Number,Physician, and source of specimen

Tissue/Object, Site/Source must be written on the container and requisition.
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: Ambient
Reference Range: Refer to Interpretive Pathology Report, Level testing and/or combination Level testing completed will be determined by source and diagnosis
Test Comments: If additional reflex testing is needed turn around time will be delayed
Methodology: VIP Tissue Processing
Custom Panel: No


Turn Around Time: 48 to 72 hours
Days Performed: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Sites Performed: Parkview Regional Medical Center
PHL Test Code: PS
EPIC Test Code:
Included Tests:

Level II; Level III; Level IV; Level V; Level VI

CPT Coding: 88302, 88304, 88305, 88307, 88309

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