1Liquid based cytology and cell block preparation (All body fluid)-By special technique background material is reduced and hence individual cells can be seen clearly to detect early cancerSpecimen to be collected in plain tube and transported as early as possible. In case of delay keep in refrigerator and transport with coolent.24 hrsHelps early detection of cancer by better visualization of individual cells
2Special stains1)     PAS stain-Fungal infection
2)     ZN stain for acid fast bacilli
3)     Wade fite stain: for Lepra bacilli
4)     Reticulin stain: for pneumocystic carini
ManualFomalin fixed tissue or Paraffin block24 hrsHelps for detecting infectious agent in tissue