Specimen must be submitted in Michel's fixative
Specimen can be kept at room temperature
Turn Around Time *
TAT is variable as we do not perform this in-house
Please contact Central Oregon Pathology and we will provide you with Michel's fixative
* Please note the information provided is intended as a guideline. Turnaround time is measured from the time of receipt of the specimen at our laboratory to the time the test result is made available to the client. As with all healthcare matters, the facts of a particular case may necessitate a turnaround time that is longer than stated above, the times mentioned above are our laboratory times for most, standard cases.