[Histonet] Skin Sample with Tattoo - need to remove for diagnosis

Donna Emge djemge11 at gmail.com
Fri Jan 17 10:16:41 CST 2020

Hello fellow histonetters,

We received a skin sample that has ink from a tattoo - the sample if from
tattooed skin. One of our pathologists would like us to see if we can get
rid of the tattoo ink from the sections before H&E staining. Does anyone
out there know how to do this?

Thank you,
Donna Emge
Anatomic Pathology Manager
Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago


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