Histopathology for diagnosis of disease processes affecting mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish and invertebrates.
Includes initial examination of the gross tissues for tissue dissection, decalcification, appropriate evaluation of surgical margins, and internal consultation (initiated by the veterinary pathologist) where applicable. Results are generally available within 24-48 hours. The written report will include:
- Source and/or historical information
- Complete microscopic description
- Morphologic diagnosis
- Comments (this may include probable cause of death, etiologic agent, anticipated behavior, prognosis, and suggestions for further diagnostics)