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gastrointestinal biopsy tissue examination
Synonyms: G.I. Biopsy, Colon biopsy 
Specimen: Tissue 
Container:  
Volume: Entire specimen 
Minimum Volume:  
Specimen Collection: Gastrointestinal Biopsy 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Place tissue in container of 10% neutral buffered formalin, room temperature. 
Lab Code: PATH 
Requisition: Pathology  
Test Includes: Gross and microscopic examination with diagnosis 
Critical Value:  
Test Frequency: Monday - Friday 
Routine TAT: 1-3 working days 
CPT Code(s): 88305 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 07/30/2014
Time: 21:19:43 (24hr)