Sendaway to the EM Service, Anatomical Pathology, Monash Pathology, Monash Medical Centre, Clayton
Sendaway registration performed by Anatomical Pathology
Pathologist authorisation required.
EM findings will be incorporated into supplementary report issued by the pathologist.
Specimen dissection of a fresh renal core to select a sample for EM fixation is performed by Anatomical Pathology.
Fresh renal cores require immediate handling.
Discuss the procedure schedule with the histology laboratory prior to sample procurement. A scientist will attend to assess for glomeruli and transport the sample.
Routine TAT for EM processing and reporting is 3 - weeks.