Auto text: “Insert Skin Biopsy”
Triage & Gross
- Submerge in formalin and gross same-day.
- Measure surface of skin and depth of excision.
- Describe any epidermal lesions and closest extent to margin.
- Ink deep margin.
- If 3 mm in diameter or less, submit as is.
- If 4 – 6 mm in diameter, bisect and submit cut surface down.
- If greater than 7 mm in diameter, trisect and place cut surfaces down. Place no more than 3 slices per cassette.