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|Name: ||Flow Cytometry, Tissue or Lymph Node|
|Specimen: || Tissue or lymph nodes are received fresh in a sterile container.|
Contact a pathologist.
If any flow cytometry is ordered, the tissue must remain unfixed. Keep refrigerated until a pathologist arrives.
The pathologist will process the sample and place tissue in RPMI media (kept in Histology refrigerator).
Once the tissue has been placed in RPMI media, refrigerate it
|Transport Temp: ||Refrigerated|
|Ref Lab/Code: ||Dahl-Chase |
|Processing Info: ||Call Dahl-Chase Monday - Friday before 5 PM at 941-8282 before submitting a sample.|
Indicate source of sample on the requisition.
Use the Dahl-Chase requisition form. Fill out completely including patient's suspected diagnosis