Name: HPV Tissue
Test Name: HPV Tissue
Health Link Test Code: HCPATHS
LIS Test Code: AP5
Collection Container: 10% Formalin filled vial
Tissue Exam Request Form UWH #33 may be used to request this test.
Biopsy specimens should be placed in a 10% buffered formalin specimen container.
Outreach Specimen Processing:
Place specimen in 10% neutral buffered formalin and submit specimen with request to UWHC Hospital Laboratory.
Within UWHC send via pneumatic tube to station 501 or hand deliver to UWHC Surgical Pathology Specimen Receiving.
Normal laboratory hours are Monday through Friday, 7:30 am - 7:00 pm. Outside normal hours, the Surgical Pathology resident-on-call should be contacted. The call list is available in the OR call schedule book, the UWHC message center (608)262-2122, or online at the UConnect Web Paging link.