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Test Name Methodology Test Description Specimen Requirements Storage and Transport Specimen Rejection Criteria Turn Around Time (TAT) CPT Codes*
Tissue Biopsy Histology

To determine the nature of a body lesion.

All specimen containers must be labeled with two identifiers. Examples of acceptable identifiers include: Patient name, date of birth, social security number, requisition number, and medical record number. Specimens must be submitted in formalin solution.

Maintain the specimen at room temperature.

Click here to reference the specimen rejection criteria.

1-3 Days

88302, 88304, 88305, 88307, 88309

Methodology Test Name Test Description Specimen Requirements Storage and Transport Specimen Rejection Criteria Turn Around Time (TAT) CPT Codes*

*The CPT codes provided with our Test Descriptions are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. Correct CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed.