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Genitourinary Pathology Consultation Services

Genitourinary pathologists at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center offer the following services to assess tissues of the prostate, bladder, kidney, and testis:

  • Evaluation of biopsy tissues, with particular expertise in prostate biopsy assessment.
  • Cutting-edge immunohistochemistry studies.
  • Fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) testing for translocations in renal cell carcinomas (TFE3 and TFEB tests).
  • FISH assays for potential biomarkers of aggressive disease in prostate cancer, such as PTEN, AURKA (aurora kinase, particularly in neuroendocrine prostate cancer), and MYC.
  • FISH probes for the prostate-specific test for ERG (a test developed based on research performed at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell).
  • Genomic and epigenomic studies.

For further information, please contact: 

Surgical Pathology Laboratory
NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
520 East 70th Street, Starr 1015
New York, NY 10065
Telephone (212) 746-2700 or

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
NYHL Outreach Program
Client Services
212-746-0670

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Genitourinary Pathology Consultation Services

Genitourinary pathologists at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center offer the following services to assess tissues of the prostate, bladder, kidney, and testis:

  • Evaluation of biopsy tissues, with particular expertise in prostate biopsy assessment.
  • Cutting-edge immunohistochemistry studies.
  • Fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH) testing for translocations in renal cell carcinomas (TFE3 and TFEB tests).
  • FISH assays for potential biomarkers of aggressive disease in prostate cancer, such as PTEN, AURKA (aurora kinase, particularly in neuroendocrine prostate cancer), and MYC.
  • FISH probes for the prostate-specific test for ERG (a test developed based on research performed at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell).
  • Genomic and epigenomic studies.

 

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WCMC Pathology

General Contact

Juan Miguel Mosquera, MD
jmm9018@med.cornell.edu

Brian Robinson, MD
brr2006@med.cornell.edu

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
WCMC-NYPH
Surgical Pathology
525 East 68th Street, ST-1002
New York, NY 10065
Tel: 212-746-2700
Fax: 212-746-8624

Billing and insurance information

The staff of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center welcomes your billing inquiries. If you have any questions about billing, please contact us:

Billing inquiries: (212) 746-6445
Toll-free: 800-551-0670, ext. 7466445
Fax: (212) 746-3856

We participate with most insurance carriers and bill the carrier directly, which results in little or no cost to the patient.  However, the patient is responsible for deductibles and co-pays.

Please contact us if a patient does not have an insurance carrier on our list of accepted insurance carriers prior to sending the case to us.

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