High risk/danger of infection specimens
It is the responsibility of the requesting clinician to indicate
on the REQUEST FORM AND SPECIMEN if the patient is known or
suspected to be within a "High Risk/Danger of Infection" category
(eg HIV, TB, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C), to facilitate appropriate
Frozen sections (including specimens for immunofluoresence) will
NOT be carried out on high risk specimens.
(Last updated May 10th 2016)