Pathology, Molecular Diagnostics, Research: Comprehensive

Esophageal Biopsy

Specimen Type & Collection Requirements

Specimen Type: Upper, Mid or Lower Esophagus Tissue or E.G. Junction Tissue

Collection: 10% Neutral Buffered pH 7.0 Formalin

Transport: Gastrointestinal 2 vial Biopsy Kit OR Gastrointestinal Specimen Shipping Kit

Stability: Stable and Secure in Formalin

Unacceptable: Formalin Vials must be secure to ensure proper tissue fixation. Ensure the lids to the vial is tight and that all specimens are returned inside the biohazard bag and then in the kit for proper shipment.

Turnaround Time: 24 Hours

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