Submit Tissue in 10% formal-saline OR formalin fixed paraffin embedded Tissue Block. Ship at room temperature. Provide a copy of the Histopathology report, Site of biopsy and Clinical history.
Sample Daily by 6 pm; Report Block: 5 days Tissue Biopsy: 5 days Tissue large complex : 7 days
Galectin-3 been demonstrated to be valuable in differentiating between benign and malignant thyroid neoplasms. Its expression generally is focal in benign lesions as compared to diffuse reactivity in malignant lesions. Normal thyroid tissue is usually negative for Galectin-3. This marker specially helps to differentiate thyoid neoplasms with equivocal morphologic features.
Provide a copy of the Histopathology report, Site of biopsy and Clinical history.