Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine participates in the care of virtually every Cedars-Sinai Medical Center patient, using the most sophisticated methods for making accurate diagnoses in all areas of anatomic and clinical pathology. In addition, the department provides expert consultation services to the outside community. Our expert pathologists and clinical scientists are committed to improving precision medicine approaches, advancing basic science and translational research, and providing excellent training and education.
A male patient in his 50s with gout, dyslipidemia, reactive airway disease, and contact with a family member who tested positive for COVID-19, presents to the emergency department with productive cough, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, fevers, chills, myalgias, and generalized weakness.