Pathology and Laboratory Medicine: Surgical Pathology

Our team of pathologists offers a vast array of diagnostic testing on pediatric surgical pathology tissues. This team of specialists helps to diagnose and understand the nature of complex diseases. Our pathologists evaluate biopsies, tumors, surgical tissue resections, cytology specimens, body fluids and post mortem assessments.

Hirschsprung’s Disease
Our pediatric pathologists are skilled in the diagnosis and investigative cause of this condition that affects the large intestine (colon) and causes problems with passing stool. Hirschsprung’s disease is present in newborns and results from missing nerve cells in the muscles of the newborn’s colon.

Pediatric Tumors
Our pediatric pathologists are skilled in the diagnosis of children’s tumors. Some of the most common types of tumors include: Ewing sarcoma, Leukemia, Rhabdomyosarcoma, Wilm’s tumors, Neuroblastoma, Osteosarcoma, and Soft tissue sarcoma.

Placental Pathology
Perinatal pathology encompasses services for the examination of placentas and products of conception, as well as comprehensive fetal and neonatal postmortem examinations

Surgical Pathology Tests

  • Board-certified expertise in pediatric and perinatal pathology
  • GI Biopsies
  • Hirschsprungs
  • Pediatric Autopsy
  • Placental Pathology