Skin Biopsy, Direct Immunofluorescence
A punch or shaved skin biopsy
Specimen container, ZEUS transport medium
Complete the Incyte Diagnostics requisition with the patient's demographics and relevant clinical history.
Maintain the specimen at room temperature
Unlabeled specimens. Specimens in incorrect fixative (such as formalin)
Processing, examination and interpretive report
Specimen: 7 days
Slides: 10 years.
*The listed CPT codes are for reference use only. Final coding is based on CPT guidelines and individual circumstances.