Surgical Neuropathology

  • NextGenPath Diagnostics handles a wide range of surgical neuropathology specimens including epilepsy surgeries.
  • Surgical neuropathology is a sub-speciality of neuropathology that deals with non-neoplastic and neoplastic conditions of brain and spinal cord.
  • Surgical neuropathology interpretation requires an expert in non-neoplastic and neoplastic conditions of brain and spinal cord, a basic knowledge of MRI sequences, panel of special stains with or without immunohistochemistry, ultrastructural and molecular studies.
  • Method of sending the biopsy to our lab: Neurosurgical biopsies and resection specimens need to be sent in 10% neutral buffered formalin and MRI report/images wherever feasible
  • Samples are received 24x7 on all days.
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  • Learning is a continuous process and we believe that teaching and publishing relevant research are the greatest contributions to the society apart from our patient care services.
  • NextGenPath Archives serves as an excellent freely available online resource for case-based learning of surgical neuropathology.