Roll brush(es) over clean, dry slide. Fix immediately with 95% ethanol or spray fixative. The brush(es) used to prepare bronchial brushing slides may be rinsed in a container of Cytolyt to dislodge remaining specimen. Submit slides and Cytolyt together in one request- see Non-Gynaecological smear, fluid and Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) - General Instruction for details. A cytology non-gynaecological CPOE request that is completed and properly filled up - see the CPOE request for details.
90% of cases reported within 2 working days and 100% of cases reported within 5 working days