frozen section


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frozen section

[¦frōz·ən ′sek·shən]
(biology)
A thin slice of material cut from a frozen sample of tissue or organ.
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As it can be seen in Figure-1(section a of this figure), gastric biopsy samples were taken from patients at first day, when they referred to endoscopy unit for diagnosis and they were studied by frozen section and Immuno-histochemical staining.
Use of the virtual slide and the dynamic real-time telepathology systems for a consultation and the frozen section intra-operative diagnosis in thoracic/pulmonary pathology.
Although prior studies comparing the classic approach with techniques using preoperative scanning and intraoperative PTH determinations showed equivalent rates of successful surgery, few directly examined the impact of these added services on reductions in hospital stay, general anesthesia usage, frozen section analysis, and overall costs.
We recently had a difficult frozen section from a patient suspected of having cancer.
Available in the frozen section of grocery stores nationwide, the newest additions to the Jimmy Dean line of convenient breakfast items include:
Intraoperative frozen section showed no malignant cells and microscopic histopathology confirmed a benign epidermoid cyst with stratified squamous epithelium and keratinization.
This represents the first time a premium coffee brand has crossed over into the frozen section of the grocery store," said Steve Sklar, senior vice president of marketing for Inventure Foods, Inc.
Frozen section examination can include or exclude extended donor criteria livers.
If retailers gave the frozen section the same attention as fresh produce, such as creating an aisle of just frozen healthy foods, it would do a lot better.
Histopathologic evaluation of the SLN can be performed using touch imprint (TI) cytology, frozen section (FS) analysis, or both.
I miss the dark look but I'd be in the frozen section of Tesco and people would come up and say, 'Ah, you were born to be a blonde'.