|Test Details||Staining method for acid fast bacilli|
|Performed||Monday – Friday|
|Turnaround||2 – 3 business days|
|Specimen Requirements||Paraffin Block and /or Unstained Sections (5 microns thick)
Minimum slide requirement: 2 slides.
If requesting interpretation, please submit an H&E slide.
|Storage/Transport Conditions||Room temperature (use cold packs for transport of blocks during summer months)|