Immunofluorescence (IMF) biopsy

Alphabetical Test listing

Immunofluorescence (IMF) biopsy-6292

  
Immunofluorescence (IMF) biopsy
  
6292
  
LAB6292
  
Heart, skin, oral, or conjunctival tissue
  

Zeus media tissue fixative

If both routine histological exam and IMF are requested, two specimens must be submitted; one in Zeus media tissue fixative, and one in formalin.

  
  

Ambient (strict) - 4 days

Refrigerated - NO

Frozen - NO

 

  
  • Specimens placed in Formalin or other fixatives
  
Hennepin Healthcare/HCMC: R
  
Mon - Fri: 6 am - 4:30 pm; Sat: 6 am - 12 pm
  
4 - 5 business days
  

Immunofluorescence (IMF)

  

An interpretive report will be provided

  
88346 - Stain, first
88350 - Stain, Addl
  
01/16/2015
  
12/16/2020