Case of the month

KATHRYN JENKINS Did you know you can submit up to six slides per site, for each cytology case? Cytology tip: Increasing the number of sites sampled from each lesion, increases the diagnostic power for a more accurate interpretation. In many cases, increasing the sample number taken, improves the chances of a diagnostic sample (often we […]

Tips for handling cytology and histology samples

The submission of good quality, highly cellular, well-labelled specimens together with a complete, concise and relevant history are paramount for an accurate cytological and histological interpretation. Cytology samples · Use microscope slides with frosted ends. · Use PENCIL to label ALL slides with animal name and location of sampling (ink may wash off during staining). · Label the […]