Lung cancer specimen guidelines for handling and reporting
King Abdulaziz Medical City for National Guard, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Hanaa Bamefleh Consultant of Anatomic Pathology, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, King Abdulaziz Medical City, P.O. Box 22490, Riyadh 11426 Saudi Arabia
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
The proper handling of a lung specimen by a competent pathologist is the most important step to reach an accurate diagnosis and to generate a comprehensive pathology report that will characterize patient management and prognosis.