Pediatric Pathology


  • In-house and consultative services for diagnosis of pediatric neoplasia and non-neoplastic disease
  • Evaluation of pediatric gastrointestinal biopsies including assessment for Hirschsprung’s disease
    • Immunohistochemistry for calretinin and choline transporter available
  • Placental and perinatal evaluation
  • Broad immunohistochemistry lab menuincluding:
    • PanTRK, ALK, choline transporter, Rb, among others
  • Constitutional and neoplastic cytogenetics and florescence in situ hybridization
  • Microarray testing
    • Neuroblastoma (MYC-C, MYC-N, and 1p LOH)
    • Wilm’s Tumor (copy number changes and LOH 1p, 16q, 1q)
  • Next generation sequencing
    • Targeted for tumor analysis (mutation analysis and fusion detection available)
    • Whole exome

How to request a consultation

Please submit the requisition form with your consultation request. Please include a complete clinical history and results of imaging studies.

Consultation requests may be submitted to:

OHSU Department of Pathology
Mail code L471
3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Road
Portland, OR 97239

For additional information, please contact Surgical Pathology.

Phone: 503-494-6776

Fax: 503-494-6787