Neuropathology is the study of diseases of the nervous system to aid in the diagnosis of disease. The Neuropathology unit receives samples from the central and peripheral nervous system.


  • Diagnostic Neuropathology
  • Rapid (intra-operative) diagnoses
  • Nerve biopsy
  • Neurocytology
  • Ocular diagnoses
  • Urgent frozen section for ocular / plastics reconstruction

Note that certain samples require prior booking to allow for optimal results. Contact the Neuropathology secretary to ensure that a full service may be given.

See Cellular Pathology for opening times, members of the team and contact details.