Dec 18, 2017




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HPV Tissue

HPV Tissue (HCPATHS) Surgical Pathology/Autopsy Lab Test

Name: HPV Tissue

Test Name: HPV Tissue

Health Link Test Code: HCPATHS

LIS Test Code: AP5

Specimen: Tissue

Collection Container: 10% Formalin filled vial

Collection Instructions:

Tissue Exam Request Form UWH #33 may be used to request this test.

Specimen Processing:

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.

Specimen Transport:

Within UWHC send via pneumatic tube to station 501 or hand deliver to UWHC Surgical Pathology Specimen Receiving.

Test Limitations:

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.