Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at Penn
 
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Anatomic Pathology Division
Laboratory Medicine Division
Neuropathology Division
Transfusion Medicine Division
University of Pennsylvania Pathology Laboratories

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Penn Medicine

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine helps physicians and researchers better understand the causes and effects of given diseases and conditions and helps determine treatment options.

Organized into four clinical divisions around a number of specialized services, department staff analyze blood and tissue samples in a laboratory setting, using cellular, genetic and molecular technology.

  • Anatomic Pathology Division: provides tissue-based diagnostic services to both physicians and patients.
  • Laboratory Medicine Division: handles the diagnostic needs of both internal and external health care providers, serves affiliate Penn Medicine hospitals, members of the Penn Cancer Network, Clinical Care Associates, and Penn's multispecialty satellites.
  • Neuropathology Division: performs autopsy and surgical neuropathological diagnostics of specimens from the brain and its coverings, the spinal cord, peripheral nerve, and muscle.
  • Transfusion Medicine and Therapeutic Pathology Division serves as a blood bank and transfusion service, an immunohematology reference laboratory, an apheresis/infusion unit, an autologous blood collection program, a hematopoietic progenitor collection and processing laboratory, and a clinical cell and vaccine production facility.

Physicians & Providers

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Location Information and Hours of Operation

For a full list of Penn Pathology and Laboratory Medicine locations and individual hours of operation, please visit our hours of operation page.


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