RE: [Histonet] AFB Positive Patient
order to prevent cross- contamination, We don't even hydrate or dehydrate the
acid fast controls and pt tissue through the same solutions.
google images for good pics.or the Nov 2000 issue of
Would just like to thank the very kind person who gave me the
AFB control that my Pathologist is lording over, we had an immuno suppressed
patient biopsy and in one of the sections there is a great vacule with
an abundance of AFB. We are now trying to work out if anything went
wrong, has anyone come across any unusual situations where a false positive
could be created?
The control and tissue where on the same slide, but a good
distance apart, the bacteria in the patient are in the same place on two
Also if you know of any sites with good pictures of AFB
positive tissue I would be interested in looking at these.
A. Kevin Williams
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