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.
What We Offer
We provide a comprehensive test menu and consultations including autopsy, breast, cardiac and molecular pathology.
Case of the Month
A female patient in her 20s presented to the emergency room with abdominal pain and hypertension was found to have a 10 cm exophytic mass at the superior pole of the right kidney on CT imaging which was read as a hemorrhagic cyst or complex cystic mass of possible adrenal origin.