I got a call from a fellow tech asking me if I run a negative control on my special stains and my H&E slides. I was completely stumped because I have always used my internal negative and an a positive for each stain. My explanation is that the positive is for the test and the negative is for the patient. I have only run negative for higher testing such as IHC, ISH, etc. Can someone help me to help my fellow tech with the explanation.
Nancy washkowiak, Ottawa Community Hospital
Heather Renko, Histology Coordinator
OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center
5666 East State Street
Rockford, Illinois 61108
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