The major problem in a veterinary histo lab is generally 1 processor to process all types of tissues and species. The lab I can from had this problem; you can only optimize the schedule if you limit your tissues.
Some are under, some are over; and a small percentage are just right.
Rosa Fields, HT (ASCP)
4545 R Street
Lincoln, NE 68503
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From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Gudrun Lang
Sent: Wednesday, October 01, 2008 12:16 PM
Subject: [Histonet] tissue swelling out of block
a friend recently got a job in a veterinary histo and has some troubles in cutting. He tells about paraffinblocks, where the tissue is swelling out while warming like a small hill. I referred to the possibilty of taking up humidity that causes swelling.
Do you know other causes for this problem?
Thanks in advance
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