Urate, Histology, Crystals, Surgical
Urate Crystal Identification on Paraffin Tissue Sections.
Submit completed Histology requisition form with patient history and tissue source information, requesting urate crystal identification.
Specimen: 100% alcohol fixed.
Notate that tissue is in 100% alcohol on requisition.
Any aqueous solution.
Results will be incorporated with the patient's clinical and laboratory data, tissue morphology, and a written surgical pathology report will be issued.