TRUE CUT NEEDLE BIOPSY
IMPORTANT: ADDITIONAL INSTRUCTIONS
Ten or more passes will be required.
Rinse specimen off the needle between passes into a sterile vessel containing Ringers’ solution (use non-D5 Ringers’).
Pour the rinse liquid, which also contains the specimen, into Weisenthal Cancer Group solid Tumor transport media.
Seal the inner and outer transport vials securely.
Keep the specimen cool.
Use a frozen cold pack (-20C).
Do not freeze the specimen.
Do not use dry ice for shipping.
Transport the specimen the same day it is collected.