Answers for a definitive diagnosis

Pathologists from around the world send cases for the cytopathology section at Mayo Clinic to review. This group of subspecialized pathologists offers expert opinions and answers to even the most difficult cases.


cases seen each year


subspecialized pathologists

Requesting a pathology consult

Our best practices enable expeditious, evidence-based results. Click here to learn more about Mayo Clinic Laboratories consultation request process.

Pathology in Focus

Yajue Huang, M.D., Ph.D., gives an overview of the cytopathology service and the benefits of collaborating with Mayo Clinic Laboratories.


Non-Gynecologic cytology and Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization

Learn more about how to order these evaluations at your institution.