The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology provides consultation on diagnostic problems regarding the evaluation, interpretation or correlation of clinical laboratory data and test methodology. Esoteric tests not available locally may be obtained through Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester, Minnesota, through a dedicated overnight courier. Expert opinion consultations in anatomic pathology are also available. You may submit previously prepared glass slides for microscopic examination and tissue blocks for additional testing.

Consultation services include the following specialties:

  1. Bone and soft tissue pathology
  2. Breast pathology
  3. Cardiovascular pathology
  4. Cytopathology
  5. Dermatopathology
  6. Gastrointestinal pathology
  7. Genitourinary pathology
  8. Gynecologic pathology
  9. Head and neck pathology
  10. Hematopathology
  11. Liver pathology
  12. Pulmonary pathology
  13. Renal pathology
  14. Transplant pathology

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Clinical laboratory testing for patients is available, as well as consultative work for the set-up, staffing, equipment purchase and evaluation and test repertoire selection for referring physician office laboratories.

The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology is state (Arizona) and federally licensed and is accredited by the College of American Pathologists.