The division of neuropathology provides a wide array of services in all
aspects of neuropathology. Staffed by a group of three board-certified
neuropathologists, the division provides consultation services with
rapid turnaround times and autofaxing of results.
The division offers:
Standardized and comprehensive reporting formats.
Nerve biopsy interpretation with semi-thin resin embedded
sections and teased nerve fiber preparations for the diagnosis
of segmental demyelination and axonal neuropathies.
Muscle biopsy analysis with histochemistry and electron
Immunohistochemistry for muscular dystrophies.
Electron microscopy for mitochondrial myopathies.
Immunohistochemical and molecular analysis of brain tumors.
Consultation services for second opinion cases.
Consultations and post-mortem brain specimens, including
The Brown University Brain Bank/Lifespan Dementia Registry
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