RT-15: Breast Cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa: Implementing a Tissue Fixation Procedure to Ensure an Accurate Pathology Diagnosis

Friday, February 22
12:15 PM–1:30 PM

Sub-Saharan Africa is a low-resource region. Histological lab supplies, especially tissue fixatives and reagents, are limited and not widely available. This problem can lead to improperly processed tissue specimens causing misdiagnosis of the specimen prepared for histopathology evaluation.