Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy (FNAB); evaluation immediate (with assist from lab)

Test Methodology

Routine Cytology


Running Day:

Monday to Saturday (for scheduling)


Turn Around Time:

After 3-5 working days


Specimen Requirement:

a) slides, stained in PAPs and Diff Quick or b) aspirated fluids or c) formalized specimen;

Note: Specimen must be accompanied by a properly accomplished request form (patient’s name, history, clinical diagnosis etc.)


Patient Preparation:

None


Special Considerations:

Must be coordinated with radiology department


Unit Conducting the Service:

Histopathology