Technical Bulletin for Histotechnology



Vol. XII, No. 1, January 1982 (PDF)


  • Volume Surface Ratios in Tissue Fixation.
    Paul R. Monfils, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02902. January 1982;XII(1):171-172.

  • Proper Tissue Placement During Embedding Procedure.
    Mequita D. Praet, Susie Parker Stringfellow Memorial Hospital, Anniston, Alabama 36203. January 1982;XII(1):172-173.

  • Filing System for Chemicals.
    Susan Schultz, Baptist Medical Center, Little Rock Arkansas 72201. January 1982;XII(1):173.

  • Hints on Cleaner Histologic Slides.
    Carol Eriole, Kidney Disease Institute, Albany, New York 12201. January 1982;XII(1):173.

  • Oil Discovery in Histology.
    Bonnie Hemplemann, Phelps County Memorial Hospital, Rolla, Missouri 65401. January 1982;XII(1):174.

Vol. XII, No. 2, April 1982 (PDF)


  • In Defense of Cover Glasses.
    Gary Gill, CT (ASCP), CMIAC, John Frost, M.D., FCAP, FIAC, Division of Cytopathology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205. April 1982;XII(2):175-176.

  • Bis-Chloro-Methyl Ether (BCME): A Response.
    Gary Gill, CT (ASCP), CMIAC, Department of Cytopathology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21205. April 1982;XII(2):176-177.

  • Decalcifying Fluid Explosion.
    Leigh Winsor, James Cook University, School of Biological Sciences, Queensland 4811, Australia. April 1982;XII(2):177.

Vol. XII, No. 3, July 1982 (PDF)


  • The Hydrophobic Effect in the Histology Laboratory.
    Martin Golick, B.S., Bellevue Hospital, New York, N.Y. 10016. July 1982;XII(3):179.

  • Muscle Quenching With Liquid Nitrogen and Graphite.
    Harley Sybers, M.D., Martha Vail, B.A., Christopher Myre, B.A., Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030. July 1982;XII(3):180.

  • A Tissue-Tek Block Maker for Aspirated Bone Marrow and Small Hand Processed Specimens.
    J.R. MacLennan and N.J. Hutchison, Department of Pathology, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 6BE, England. July 1982;XII(3):180-181.

  • Post-Decalcification Treatment of Bone Specimen.
    A.R. Villanueva, M.A., Deputy Director, Bone & Mineral Research Laboratory, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48237. July 1982;XII(3):181.

  • Liquid Embroidery to Identify Tissue Sections on Glass Slides for Peroxidase-Antiperoxidase.
    Patricia Shook, H.T.L. (ASCP), Oncology Research, St. Luke’s Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio 44104. July 1982;XII(3):182.

Vol. XII, No. 4, October 1982 (PDF)


  • Technical Correction — Method for Juxtaglomerular Granules.
    M. Konopka, Histopathology Department, Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children, Camperdown, N.S.W. 2050, Australia. October 1982;XII(4):183.

  • “My Way.”
    An Editorial. October 1982;XII(4):184.

  • Spirochete Staining — An Inquiry Response.
    Brenda Cuevas, HT (ASCP), Zona 6, Panama, Rep. de Panama. October 1982;XII(4):184-185.

  • Solution to Eosin Staining Problems.
    Brian Moore, B.S., R.T., Veterinary Laboratory, Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada V2S 4N8. October 1982;XII(4):185.

  • Tissue Surface Decalcification.
    Penelope Ferre, HT (ASCP), West Coast Laboratory Services, Inc., St. Petersburg, Florida 33705. October 1982;XII(4):185.

  • New Fixative for Frozen Sections.
    Franklin J. Rude, M.D., Debbie Schmidt, Michelle Maurer, Memorial Hospital, Nacogdoches, Texas 75961. October 1982;XII(4):185.