Biopsy Tissue Examination
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excision, punch biopsy, curettage. Note: Muscle and nerve biopsies have
different, specialized storage and submission requirements. Review
instructions for specific test prior to biopsy procedure.
Storage: Submit biopsy in 10% neutral
buffered formalin in a container labeled with:
For microbiologic culture, submit biopsy in
sterile container without preservative.