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Specimen Type: Formalin-fixed or B5-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue block
Container/Tube: Pathology Packaging Kit (Supply T554)
1. Do not send fixed tissue slides. Testing can only be done on paraffin-embedded tissue blocks.
2. Attach the green pathology address label included in the kit to the outside of the transport container.
1. Preliminary pathology report and history are required.
2. A brief explanatory note or consultative letter is also recommended.
Forms: If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Cardiovascular Test Request Form (T724) with the specimen (http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/media/customer-service/forms/cardiovascular-request-form.pdf).
If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Hematopathology/Cytogenetics Test Request Form (T726) with the specimen (www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/media/customer-service/forms/hematopathology-request-form.pdf).
Fixed tissue slides
Nonformalin fixed tissue
Nonparaffin embedded tissue
The Amyloid Protein Identification test employs Liquid Tissue® sample preparation licensed from Expression Pathology Inc., Rockville MD, under U.S. Patent 7,473,532 and patents pending and foreign equivalents thereof.