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23061 Surgical Pathology, Special Stain, Group I

Surgical Pathology, Special Stain, Group I
Test Code: HMISC
Synonyms/Keywords
Special stains, Histology​
Useful For
​Special stains can be used to help aide in diagnosis.
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
Pediatric Minimum Volume
(no repeat)
​Tissue 10% Neutral Buffered Formalin or Paraffin Embedded Block
Collection Processing Instructions
Submit completed Histology requisition form with patient history and tissue source information.
 
This is surgical pathology Group I stains for microorganisms. Included in this Group I category: Auramine O;
Brown-Hopps; Fite's; Methenamine Silver Stain; Modified Steiner-Chapman for Spirochetes and Ziehl-Nielsen Stain for Acid Fast Bacteria.
Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
​Marshfield ​Monday - Friday ​3 days
Reference Range Information
Performing Location Reference Range
​Marshfield ​By Report
Outreach CPTs
CPT Modifier
(if needed)
Quantity Description Comments
​88312
Synonyms/Keywords
Special stains, Histology​
Ordering Applications
Ordering Application Description
If the ordering application you are looking for is not listed, contact your local laboratory for assistance.
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
Pediatric Minimum Volume
(no repeat)
​Tissue 10% Neutral Buffered Formalin or Paraffin Embedded Block
Collection Processing
Submit completed Histology requisition form with patient history and tissue source information.
 
This is surgical pathology Group I stains for microorganisms. Included in this Group I category: Auramine O;
Brown-Hopps; Fite's; Methenamine Silver Stain; Modified Steiner-Chapman for Spirochetes and Ziehl-Nielsen Stain for Acid Fast Bacteria.
Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
Useful For
​Special stains can be used to help aide in diagnosis.
Reference Range Information
Performing Location Reference Range
​Marshfield ​By Report
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Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time Methodology/Instrumentation
​Marshfield ​Monday - Friday ​3 days
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Outreach CPTs
CPT Modifier
(if needed)
Quantity Description Comments
​88312
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