Pathology is a branch of medicine that involves the laboratory examination of body tissues for diagnostic or forensic purposes to investigate the causes and effects of diseases. Immunology is concerned with the structure and function of the immune system and laboratory techniques involving the interaction of antigens with specific antibodies.
Clinical Pathology is a medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis of disease based on the laboratory analysis of bodily fluids, such as blood, urine, and tissues using the tools of chemistry, microbiology, hematology and molecular pathology.
UF Health Pathology Laboratories is a leading provider of surgical pathology and diagnostic laboratory services for the southeastern United States. Headquartered in Gainesville, Florida and home to more than 30 nationally recognized pathologists in all subspecialties of pathology, UF Health Pathology Laboratories has the experience and expertise to diagnose a patient’s condition quickly, accurately and professionally.