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  • When a question arises in the frozen section room, and you have excess tissue of what is needed for paraffin embedding.
  • Place the additional tissue in RPMI (there should be bottles in the refrigerator in the frozen section room) to the gross room and call the hem path fellow/attending on service. They will come to the gross room to review the smears with you and suggest the best protocol to follow. (COMMENT: More automatic less subject to other people)