Specimen Requirements and Testing Schedule

All Specimens must have the following:

  • Information
    • Patients Name and Address
    • Date of Birth
    • Hospital Name and Address
    • Insurance information (Hospital admission form)
    • Pathology Accession Number
    • Requesting Physican Name, Address and Phone
  • Billing
    • Institutional billing
    • Patient Insurance billing (must include patient insurance billing information)

Transportation of specimen to UT Health San Antonio histopathology laboratory

The biopsy specimen should be shipped as soon as possible to the:

Histopathology Laboratory, Room 325C
Department of Pathology
UT Health San Antonio
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, Texas 78229