Turn Around Times

FAST & CONVENIENT REPORTING

Patients should not have to wait longer than necessary for potentially life-changing results. CBM Pathology offers same-day telephone or fax results on all malignant cases. We also offer same-day second opinion for patients' previous cases from other laboratories when slides are available.

SURGICAL BIOPSIES

  • Routine: 24- 72 hours, depending on special stains and consults

GYNECOLOGICAL CYTOLOGY AND HPV TESTING

  • Routine (Pap, HPV high risk): 2 business days
  • Abnormal (abnormal Pap requiring Pathologist interpretation, HPV genotyping for 16/18 high risk types): 1-2 additional days

FINE NEEDLE ASPIRATION

  • Preliminary Diagnosis: 4 hours, when requested
  • Final Report: 1-2 days
  • STAT: 2 hours