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Cytology fixative, specimen container.
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Complete the Incyte Diagnostics requisition with the patient's demographics and relevant clinical history. Label specimen container with the patient's full first and last name, second unique identifier, and specimen source/site.
Unfixed specimens remain stable for 2 hours at room temperature. Specimens fixed in cytology fixative are stable for 24 hours. Refrigerated unfixed specimens which are not transported within 2 hours must be refrigerated and can remain stable for 3 days unless specimen was collected using saline.
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Unlabeled specimens, Specimens in incorrect fixative (such as formalin) can only be processed as a cell block.
13 business days from receipt
Specimen: 7 days
88104 – Smears