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RARC Pathology Price List

Necropsy (Priced by Weight)
Weight: Diagnostic Only** UW Research BASIC*** UW Research INTENSIVE****
0g to 50g $45 $60 $85/hour
51g to 250g $60 $80 $85/hour
251g to 453g $75 $100 $85/hour
1lb to 3lbs $85 $113 $85/hour
3lbs to 12lbs $100 $133 $85/hour
13lbs to 30lbs $160 $213 $85/hour
31lbs to 70lbs* $210 $279 $85/hour
71lbs to 120lbs* $280 $372 $85/hour
121lbs to 300lbs* $350 $466 $85/hour
301lbs to 500lbs* $450 $599 $85/hour
501lbs to 700lbs* $550 $732 $85/hour
701lbs + $650 $865 $85/hour
Additional Necropsy Charges:
1. After hours necropsies are subject to $30/hour beyond the hours of M-F 8-5pm
2. For all BSL2 Necropsies add: $25 if <3lbs, $100 if 3-70lbs, $120 if > 70lbs
3. For BSL1 animals >30lbs, a PPE fee of up to $100 may be charged at Pathologist's discretion
****UW Research INTENSIVE necropsies are defined as those submitted for research purposes and not clinical veterinary purposes, and for which the scope is significantly more intensive than a typical diagnostic or basic research necropsy. For example, these may require special sampling, more in-depth description, additional procedures, or special tissue handling not typically performed in a diagnostic or basic research necropsy).
***For BASIC UW Research Necropsies (animals submitted for research purposes and not veterinary purposes) add 33% to diagnostic price. See UW Research BASIC column for actual price. Basic research necropsies are defined as those similar in scope/tissue sampling to that of a diagnostic necropsy, but are not subsidized for clinical purposes as diagnostic necropsies are)
**Animals Submitted by UW- RARC Veterinarians for diagnostic purposes only.
*For animals larger than 70lbs necropsies cannot be performed at our location. Disposal Charges will be incurred by the submitting party.
Histopathology
Histology Preparation: Diagnostic Only UW Research (BASIC and INTENSIVE)
Paraffin Sections (1block and 1 H&E Slide) $9 $14
Paraffin Sections (Increased Difficulty) $13 $17
H&E Stain (Extra Slide) $5.50 $7
Unstained slides (extra slides) $3 $4
Process and Embed Only $4.50 $6
Special Stains (Routine/Silver Etc) $7.50/8.50 $9
Process Only $3.15 $4
100ct Slides Boxes $10 $10
Additional Histology Charges:
1. For all rushed slides add 40%
2. Increased difficulty (poorly decalcified, reverse process, extra fixation, reprocess etc) add 30%
Histology Interpretation With Report
Diagnostic Only UW Research UW Research with Scoring/Grading
Price Per Slide - Animals up to 5lbs $16 $21 $25
Price Per Slide - Animals over 5lbs $14 $19 $23
Biopsy
Diagnostic Only UW Research UW Research with Scoring/Grading
Price Per Slide - Biopsy $34 $45 $54
Additional Interpretation Charges:
1. For histologic interpretations requiring Scoring/Grading, add 20% to UW Research Price. See UW Research with Scoring/Grading column for actual price.
Tissue Collection, Project Consultations, Slide Annotations, etc
$63-68/Hour
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