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Laboratory Services/Availability of Testing

  • The laboratory is open for receiving specimens daily from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday with the exception of legal holidays. The laboratory is also open Saturday mornings. The anatomic pathologist on call will determine which specimens will be processed on Saturday.
  • If a client desires STAT processing of a specimen then contact the laboratory immediately. Ask for the supervisor or the anatomic pathologist on call.
  • Telephone numbers:
    (501)-202-2005 after working hours

Test Result Turnaround Time
Specimen Submission/Handling
Collection Supplies
Specimen Labeling
Cytology Test Request Form
Result Reporting
High Risk Patient Criteria for PAP Test
Specimen Rejection Criteria for Unacceptable Specimens
Cytology Specimen Adequacy Criteria
Submitting Physician PAP Smear Monthly Summary Report
Laboratory Request for Patient Follow-up
Billing and Coding for Cytopathology Testing
Focal Point (AutoPap Screening System)
PrepStain (Autocyte Prep System)

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