Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Testicular Biopsy

Test Name: Testicular Biopsy
Alternate Name(s):  
Laboratory: Pathology
Specimen Type: Tissue biopsy
Collection Information: Collection of these samples should only be between 0600 and 1600, Monday to Friday
DO NOT ADD FORMALIN
Place specimen in Bouins Fixative
Kits are available in Room C1-213 in Yellow Flammable Cabinet (Soiled Room)
Call the Pathology Lab at University Hospital at ext. 35719 and inform them that a Testicular Biopsy in Bouins has been taken and state the patient information. Contact a porter to send the specimen to the Specimen Receiving Area (Core Lab) as soon as possible.
See SDS on MSDSonline for more information on the safe handling of Bouins Fixative.
Requisition: Powerchart: eOrder choosing appropriate specimen. See Identification of Clinical Specimens
Test Schedule: Refer to Collection Information
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
7 days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: See report
Effective Date: 2019-04-09
Revised Date:  
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing: Bouins Fixation
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: Light Microscopy
Critical Information Required: Clinical history is crucial to an accurate diagnosis.
Storage & Shipment:  
System Codes: 
Cerner
Surgical Pathology Request
 
Referred To:  

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