Cytology, Slide evaluation

Test Name: Diagnostic Section: Fee:
Cytology, Slide evaluation Clinical Pathology $35.00 **
Species: Set up days: Turn Around Time:
Most Species (exc. primates) M, Tu, W, Th, F  Same day *
Specimen Requirements:    
Aspirate, skin scraping, tissue imprint or blood smear on glass slide(s)
Collection Protocol:    
Spread cells into a monolayer on the slide(s).  Do not heat fix.  Label each slide according to site.  For best results, submit >1 slide from each site and submit at least 1 slide unstained.
Shipping Requirements:    
Submit slides in rigid plastic or styrofoam containers.  Do not expose to moisture or formalin.
Additional Information:    
* Results available same day if received by 4:00 pm.  ** Additional $15 fee for cytology slides from each additional site.