Histologic diagnosis and differential diagnosis of cutaneous diseases
|Test ID||Reporting Name||Available Separately||Always Performed|
|50033||Level II Surg Path w/Gross,Micro Ex||No||No|
|50034||Level III Surg Path||No||No|
|88305||Level IV Surg Path||No||No|
When this test is ordered, 1 of the 3 reflex tests will be performed and charged. Appropriate additional stains and other ancillary testing may be performed to determine a diagnosis. These stains and tests will be charged separately.
See Pathology Consultation Ordering Algorithm in Special Instructions.
Formalin-fixed tissues are processed and embedded in paraffin; serial sections are stained with hematoxylin and eosin and examined by light microscopy. Special stains are obtained when indicated.
DermPath Consultation, Wet Tissue