[Histonet] Vacuolated and torn?

Martin, Erin Erin.Martin at ucsf.edu
Thu Oct 6 08:31:25 CDT 2016

Good morning everyone!

One of my pathologists says that we are having a problem with the tissue on the slides looking vacuolated and torn.  He is convinced it is from microtomy.  Anyone have any ideas?  I was thinking that it might be a processing issue.

Thanks in advance!

Erin Martin, Histology Supervisor
UCSF  Dermatopathology and Oral Pathology Service
1701 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94044

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