Auto text: “Insert Gross Only”
- Breast implants and tissue expanders should be grossed the same day they are received.
- Photograph the front and back of ALL implants removed from breasts:
- Tissue expanders do NOT need photographs:
Cassettes do not need to be submitted for these specimens.
If there are no additional parts for which histology is submitted, please remember to enter the Final Diagnosis into CoPath:
A. [Side] breast implant; Removal:
– Surgical hardware (gross examination only).
When saving, please send the report to the Attendings’ worklist.