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PROCESSING SCHEDULE FOR BIOPSY SPECIMENS
 

  1. 70% alcohol, 1 hr
  2. 90% alcohol, 1 hr
  3. 100% alcohol, 1½ hr
  4. 100% alcohol, 1½ hr
  5. 100% alcohol, 1½ hr
  6. 100% alcohol, 1½ hr
  7. Histo-Clear (or xylene), 1¾ hr
  8. Histo-Clear (or xylene), 1¾ hr
  9. Histo-Clear (or xylene), 1½ hr
  10. Molten wax, 2½ hr, 60-65oC
  11. Molten wax, 2½ hr, 60-65oC
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