Genitourinary Pathology

Contact Information

UCLA Pathology Outreach Client Services
10833 Le Conte Ave, A3-259 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Phone: 310-267-2680 | Email
Fax: 310-267-2685

  • New client account activation
  • Requisitions and supplies
  • Specimen requirements and transport
  • Report status and results
  • Arrange consult with pathologist assigned to case
  • Billing inquiries and assistance

Specimen delivery address:
UCLA Pathology Outreach
Specimen Receiving
10833 Le Conte Ave, A3-240 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Hours: Monday to Friday, 6:00 am - 8:00 pm

The Genitourinary Pathology service provides consultative services for biopsies and resections involving the genitourinary (GU) system. The team evaluates numerous prostate, renal, and other genital system lesions both benign and malignant. Expertise is also available for translational research in urologic pathology including murine models of prostate cancer.

Services

  • Cytogenetics
  • Electron microscopy
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Correlation of pathology with clinical markers
  • Biomarkers in urologic pathology including carbonic anhydrase 9 (CA9)
  • Fluorescent in-situ hybridization (FISH) for selected common translocations 
  • Expert interpretation of microscopic pathology (core needle biopsies, open biopsies, and excisions)

Pathologists