Paediatric & Perinatal Pathology

Pediatric pathology is based on children’s healthcare where the scope of disease is high and cases can be challenging. Various Techniques such as polymerase chain reaction (PCR), fluorescence, in-situ hybridization (FISH) is used for  Paediatric surgeries which deal with childhood cancer. 

Perinatal Pathology is the Pathology which examines the Placenta, the fetus, and the Neonate.

The most accurate information of placental pathology obtained about Fetus is provided by the specialists regarding the causes like poor pregnancy outcomes, recurrence risk, potential treatment options, causes of fetal death.

In short, Paediatric & Perinatal pathology deals with the pathology of the fetus, neonate or child.  Mostly it undergoes with the diagnosis & characterization of neoplastic diseases and non-neoplastic diseases of Children.