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TRUE CUT NEEDLE BIOPSY

IMPORTANT:  ADDTIONAL 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.