CONSULT ON REFERRED SLIDES (98321)
Synonym: Outside Slide Review
CPT4 Code: 88321
Test Includes: Consultation on referred material.
Applies To: Microscopic slides and/or paraffin blocks prepared elsewhere.
Lab: Surgical Pathology
Request Form:Surgical Pathology Laboratory Tissue Consultation Requisition Form 86.
Causes For Rejection: Incomplete forms; damaged slides and/or blocks.
Availability: Deliver to Surgical Pathology, Room 2.180, John Sealy Annex, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM.
Turnaround Time: 2 days
Special Instructions: Report from outside hospital or lab must accompany slides. Request form must include ICD-9 code, physician's name, ID code, signature, clinical history and diagnosis.
Specimen: Microscopic slides and/or paraffin blocks prepared elsewhere.
How to Order: Submit outside material with proper form to Surgical Pathology, Room 2.180, John Sealy Annex.
Reviewed by Robert Stewart 6/22/12