Infectious Disease Specialist Questions Infectious Diseases

What precautions should pathologist take when dealing with samples of contagious diseases?

I am going to be pathologist and I will have to deal with samples of contagious diseases. What precautions should I take?

1 Answer

There is a protocol/List of Universal precautions that is officially mandated for use and that applies to all health workers, including pathologists. It is available online.