Muscle Biopsy
Epic Lab Code: CON316
Order Form: Epic Consult Pathology-Surgical Pathology
Histopathology
5225 RCP
356-2140
Specimen(s):
Fresh or Frozen Tissue
Minimum:
Place fresh tissue in saline-moistened gauze for transporting to the laboratory. DO NOT place tissue in formalin fixative.
Delivery Instructions:
Deliver to laboratory immediately after collection.
Testing Schedule:
0800-1700 Monday through Friday. For additional services, contact the Histopathology Laboratory at 356-2140 or contact Dr. Steve Moore at pager #5197.
Turn Around Time:
1 week
Reference Range:
The pathologist will provide an interpretative report.
Methodology:
Light Microscopy, Enzyme Histochemistry, Immunofluorescence, and Electron Microscopy
CPT Code:
88305 Light Microscopy (technical and professional) 88319 Enzyme Histochemistry (technical and professional) 88346 Immunofluorescence (technical and professional) 88348/88349 Electron Microscopy (technical and professional) 88314 Histochemical Staining with frozen section(technical and professional) 88331 Pathology frozen section during surgery with frozen section during surgery (technical and professional)
 
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Specimens Requiring Immediate Delivery