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CTA Pathology Services

Slide PreparationCTA Pathology offers clients the expertise of highly skilled and board-certified dermatopathologists to diagnose and report on each specimen that enters our door. We perform top tier H&E staining and offer an extensive variety of IHC and Special Stains. Through either option of slide preparation or dermatopathologist consultation, our priority and mission at CTA is to provide the most accurate, thorough, and timely dermatopathology service possible. We accept specimens from all states nationwide and look forward to working with you.

CTA Pathology Promises:

- Board-Certified Dermatopathologists & Anatomic Pathologists
- Expertise in skin, hair, and nail pathology
- One day average turn around
- Detailed and accurate pathology reports
- Timely and accurate Direct Immunofluorescence
- 40+ IHC and Special Stains
- All Insurances accepted
- In-house billing department
- All shipping costs covered by CTA

NAIL RESOURCES

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STAINS

Standard:

  • Hematoxylin and Eosin (H & E)

Special Stains:

  • AFB
  • Colloidal Iron
  • Congo Red
  • Elastic
  • Fite
  • Gram
  • Perl's Iron
  • Melanin
  • PAS
  • PAS-D (Fungal)
  • Steiner
  • Von Kossa Calcium
  • Fontana-Masson
  • GMS

Direct Immunofluorescence (DIF):

  • IgA
  • IgG
  • IgM
  • C3
  • Fibrinogen

Immunohistochemistry Stains:

  • Antiphosphohistone H3
  • BCL-2
  • BCL-6
  • C3d
  • CD1A
  • CD3
  • CD4
  • CD5
  • CD7
  • CD8
  • CD10
  • CD20
  • CD21
  • CD30
  • CD31
  • CD34
  • CD45RO
  • CD68
  • CD79A
  • CD117
  • Chromogranin
  • Desmin
  • HSV I/II
  • Keratin AE1/3
  • Keratin 5/6
  • Keratin 7
  • Keratin 20
  • Ki-67
  • Mast Cell Tryptase
  • MelanA
  • MITF
  • MLH1
  • MSH2
  • Myeloperoxidase
  • p63
  • S-100
  • SMA
  • Spirochete
  • SOX-10
  • Synaptophysin
  • TdT
  • Vimentin
  • Zoster

  • Dual Stains:
  • Factor XIIa / CD34
  • Keratin 5/6 / S-100
  • Ki-67 / MelanA
  • MITF / MelanA