Submit Kidney Biopsy specimen in buffered normal saline. Kidney biopsy should measure minimum 1 cm in length. Ship refrigerated. Brief clinical history in Renal Biopsy-Native Kidneys Requisition Form (Form 5) or Renal allograft Transplant biopsy Requisition Form (Form 6) is mandatory.
Cryoprocessing, Fluorescence Microscopy
Sample Daily by 6 pm; Report 3 Working days
Immunofluorescent evaluation of kidney biopsy has become a standard procedure for establishing diagnosis. It is the most reliable and rapid diagnostic procedure to accurately identify renal lesions.