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APOREDO
OIL RED O, HISTOCHEMICAL STAIN

Test Code APOREDO 
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 
CPT Code(s) 88313