|Test||OIL RED O, HISTOCHEMICAL STAIN|
|Description||Useful to demonstrate neutral lipids in tissue specimens.
NOTE: This test is usually ordered in conjunction with a pathology consultation. The pathology professional component will be billed separately by the consulting pathologist.
|Specimen||Fresh tissue specimens or unfixed cytology specimens. (ALCOHOL-BASED FIXATIVES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE.)|
|Reference Values||An interpretive report will be issued.|
|Analytic Time||2 Days|
|Day(s) Test Set Up||Monday through Friday|