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UCLA Pathology & Laboratory Medicine


Renal Pathology

Renal Pathology

Contact Information

Location & General Inquiries
10833 Le Conte Ave, 13-145 CHS
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1732
Phone: (310) 206-1763 | Email 

Section Chief
Charles Lassman, MD, PhD
Phone: (310) 206-5519 | Email

Pathology Requests & Reports
Phone: (310) 825-8947 (Surg Path 
Phone: (310) 267-2680 (Outreach) 

The Renal Pathology Section handles a large volume of diagnostic renal biopsies.  Expertise is available for handling fresh biopsy specimens at UCLA as well as consultation material from referring institutions. The section is also expert in interpretation of renal transplant biopsies and nephrectomy specimens, and in the evaluation of post-transplantation complications including lymphoproliferative disorders.


  • Standard investigation
  • Fluorescence microscopy
  • Electron microscopy
  • Consultation


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