All requests will be processed as a consultation case first. Special studies will be performed only if deemed to be diagnostically indicated. If the need for histochemical and immunohistochemical stains is anticipated, the appropriate specimen requirements (sending the frozen muscle tissue in enough dry ice) should be followed as indicated.(Unpublished Mayo method)
Monday through Friday; Varies
3 to 5 days; Note: Cases requiring additional staining and ancillary testing may require additional time.