[Histonet] RE: GMS on Toenail

Kienitz, Kari kkienitz <@t> orclinic.com
Thu Apr 19 14:33:19 CDT 2012

After cutting, try putting the slide into a coplin jar of formalin.  Introduce to heat for about 30 minutes or so, remove and let air dry before staining.

Kari Kienitz HT, (ASCP)
Histology Laboratory
Portland Gastroenterology
The Oregon Clinic
1111 NE 99th Ave
Portland, OR  97220
kkienitz <@t> orclinic.com
From: histonet-bounces <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu [histonet-bounces <@t> lists.utsouthwestern.edu] On Behalf Of Scott, Allison D [Allison_Scott <@t> hchd.tmc.edu]
Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2012 12:22 PM
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Subject: [Histonet] GMS on Toenail

Hello to all in histoland.  We have a stubborn toenail that keeps coming off when we try to do a GMS stain on the ventana machine.  Any suggestions on how to keep the section on the slide during the staining procedure.

Allison Scott HT(ASCP)
Histology Supervisor
LBJ Hospital
Houston, Texas

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