Marking of lasermicrosurgical resection specimens

Martin C. Jäckel, Agnes Bankfalvi & Raoul Hinze
Introduction: Lasermicrosurgery of tumors of the upper aerodigestive tract is often done by the so-called piecemeal technique, i.e. tumors are removed in several pieces. In this situation the basal margins of resection specimens have to be marked by the surgeon to facilitate orientation of the pathologist.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]