Head and neck pathology provides diagnosis for patients who have cancerous tumors and noncancerous disease, infections, inflammations, and other conditions affecting the head and neck region. Our pathologists examine tissue samples under a microscope and conduct relevant special stains, immunohistochemical tumor markers and molecular tests to reach a diagnosis. Common tumors at UCIMC include oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma, slaivary gland tumors and endocrine thyroid carcinomas.
The head and neck pathology mission is to:
Services are available in the following areas:
Educational opportunities include:
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For more information, call 1-888-UCI-LABS (888-824-5227)