Women’s Health and Gynecologic Pathology

APMG offers comprehensive diagnostic pathology service for women’s health clinics, obstetrics and gynecology practices as well as surgery centers.

A subspecialty trained full time gynecologic pathologist is available for daily consultation.

We have expertise in the interpretation of all female genital tract biopsies (vulva, vagina, cervix, and endometrium) as well as surgical specimens (hysterectomies and oophorectomies).

All cervical biopsies are routinely correlated with most recent Pap smear.

We have a full-service women’s cytology laboratory with expertise in ThinPrep® and SurePath® Pap smears.

The state-of-the-art automated cytology review system (Hologic – hyperlink to Roche) to help cytotechnologists highlight areas of slides for further manual review.

All the Pap smears are screened by experienced ASCP certified cytotechnologists and are routinely reviewed by pathologists.

High risk HPV genotyping (16, 18 and all other high-risk genotypes) co-testing available in house.

Nucleic acid amplification tests (NAATs) for chlamydia and gonorrhea are available in house.

24-hour turnaround time for all routine cases.

All unusual and complex cases are peer reviewed.

We offer an extensive panel of immunostains.