Re: Fw: PATHO-L Recuts, Levels, Deepers
Ditto for Levels and Recuts. We usually reserve "deeper" to see something in particular - such as a bit of missed epidermis, margins etc.
aidan schurr b.m.l.sc
section head, histology
hutt valley district health board
++64 4 570 9173 (direct)
++64 4 570 9214 (fax)
>>> Melissa Jensen 29/07/2002 >>>
----- Original Message -----
From: "Maurice Furlong"
To: "Patho-L, List"
Sent: Saturday, July 27, 2002 7:29 AM
Subject: PATHO-L Recuts, Levels, Deepers
> Would anyone like to volunteer their definition of these terms? Here
> are mine:
> "Recut" - cut additional section right off the top, don't trim.
> "Level" - cut a ribbon of 10 - 12 recuts, discard it, take the next
> "Deeper" - trim about 0.25 - 0.5 mm off the block "manually," then
> Opinions from Histotechs would also be interesting, if anyone would like
> to cross-post this to their mailing list (I'm not on it).
> Maurice B Furlong Jr, MD
> Mercy Medical Center
> 301 St Paul Place
> Baltimore, MD 21202
> voice: 410-332-9431
> FAX: 410-234-2558
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