Synonyms: Post-mortem examination, Necropsy, Fetopsy 
Specimen: Cadaver, Products of Conception >20 weeks gestation 
Volume: Whole body 
Minimum Volume:  
Specimen Collection: Consent required. 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Transport body to Morgue. 
Lab Code: PATH 
Requisition: Post Mortem Examination Form  
Test Includes: Gross and microscopic examination with diagnosis 
Critical Value:  
Test Frequency: Sunday - Saturday Post Mortem Examination Form 
Routine TAT: PAD - 3 working days, FAD 30-60 working days 
CPT Code(s):  
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: See Addendum XVII