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section (federal code)

A particularly numbered subpart of some federal law.The text of any federal law may be found by going to the Office of the Law Revision Counsel at and clicking on “Search the U.S. Code.” Laws written as, for example,“26 U.S.C. Section 121,”“26 U.S.C. §121,”or sometimes “U.S.C.A.”or “U.S.C.S.”consist of a “title”(26 in the example) and a “section”(121 in the example).Entering the appropriate title and section will bring up the text of the law. See also U.S.C.

section (of land)

A section is a specific area of land measuring 1 square mile. See public land survey system.

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0065) the explanation for this is that, values obtained from frozen section method and Immuno-histochemical staining were obtained as semi quantitative.
Several previous studies have compared the interpretation of microscope slides with whole slide imaging (WSI) (also known as virtual microscopy or digital microscopy; Table 1) for primary diagnosis, consultation, or interpretation of frozen sections, (1-14) but many of those studies have been limited in scope, and few have measured the baseline intraobserver variability for glass microscope slide interpretation to which WSI intraobserver variability should be compared.
At a cost of $203 (patient charge, $406) per frozen section, not including the cost of analysis of permanent paraffin-embedded sections, the combination of preoperative imaging, concise surgery, and intraoperative PTH analysis led to an average savings of >$200 per patient in surgical pathology costs alone.
We try to use the cytologist in all areas where expertise in microscopy is required, including frozen sections, other aspects of surgical pathology, and even evaluation of spermatozoa.
Intraoperative frozen section revealed no malignant cells.
Therefore, it is critical for the pathologist to become familiar with the frozen section criteria for donor organ suitability.
The store was well merchandised--aside from the frozen section, which appeared to be undergoing a redesign.
Frozen section analysis of sentinel lymph nodes in melanoma patients.
Coverage includes step-by-step instruction for the gross examination and processing of pathology spcimens, check lists for each major tumor type, current recommended criteria for tumor grading, discussions of frozen section diagnosis, injury prevention, and basic microscopic techniques.
A seasoned pathologist also should be present to perform a frozen section.
Local recurrence of skin cancer is associated with perineural invasion (PNI) partly "because frozen section analysis is very difficult in these instances," Dr.