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  Consultation, Cardiac Pathology

Consultation Collection Instructions

Staining protocols for heart biopsies include:

  • Light Microscopy: H&E, trichrome stain, PAS, Iron stain and Congo red stain if indicated
  • Immunofluorescence: IgG, IgM, C3d, C4d, fibrinogen, kappa and lambda
  • Electron Microscopy: routinely performed in native samples