Soft Tissue and Bone Pathology
Cleveland Clinic Laboratories offers comprehensive evaluation of benign and malignant neoplasms arising in soft tissue and bone, as well as mesenchymal neoplasms of the skin and parenchymal organs.
Our world renowned pathologists provide expert opinions on some of the most difficult cases in soft tissue and bone pathology. These lesions are extremely rare and diverse in histologic appearance and biologic behavior, making accurate diagnosis, grading, and staging especially challenging. Our pathologists have unparalleled expertise, and they have written authoritative work on many of these lesions.
Primary diagnosis | Second opinion consultation
Histology – Immunohistochemistry – Molecular Analysis
- Turnaround time for most cases within 48 hours.
- Expert consultation at any stage of diagnosis or treatment,
with direct communication via phone or email.
- Flexible billing options include third-party and client billing.
- A concise, in-depth report is available for each consultation.
Whenever possible, please submit either 1 paraffin block or 12 unstained slides on charged/coated slides of representative tumor for immunohistochemistry and/or molecular studies. For bone lesions, please provide any radiographs or radiographic reports, if available.
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