RE: [Histonet] recording Bx pieces

From:"Weems, Joyce"

Because you want to be able to account for all pieces when embedding. If
you don't know how many you had to start with, you won't know how many
to look for when embedding and how many are lost or flipped away, etc.
The surgeon records the number of pieces and if more are submitted than
are reviewed, it could be a big problem! That would be my reason.... 

Cheers! J

-----Original Message-----
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Sent: Tuesday, December 04, 2007 10:02 AM
Subject: [Histonet] recording Bx pieces

Could someone please give me a "really" good reason to relay to a
pathologists as to why it is beneficial to record the # of bx's
submitted??  ASAP! :)

Karen Adams
Pathology Laboratories West
9303 Park West Blvd
Knoxville, TN 37923
(865) 690-2111 FAX (865) 691-1623
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