Our laboratory specializes in the evaluation of brain and spinal cord biopsy specimens. Routine studies on glass slides and paraffin embedded material are available. Additional studies including: Immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization, electron microscopy and molecular analysis are also available.
Please include a completed Neuropathology Consultation Request Form with each submission.
How to obtain a consultation:
Complete the Neuropathology Consultation Request Form and send the completed form along with slides (stained or unstained) and paraffin blocks to:
UPMC Neuropathology Consult Services
Presbyterian University Hospital
Room S701 Scaife Hall
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: (412) 624-9415
Fax: (412) 624-5610
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Additional information which might also be included:
Copies of previous surgical pathology reports
MRI and CT scans (or copies of the reports)
Clinical history, including previous treatment (especially radiation treatment)