About Pathology and Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine

The Department of Pathology and Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, has a national reputation for unsurpassed clinical practice, education and research. We offer a full-service pathology laboratory available for interpreting and diagnosing all pathology samples, a critical step in ensuring proper patient diagnosis and treatment.

Our physicians are experienced in all areas of pathology and committed to providing the best possible services to help our patients and their primary care physicians assess their health and medical conditions. We are dedicated to treating patients with the utmost care, respect and concern, and to working with other clinicians to deliver the best possible total healthcare experience.

Our pathologists are also actively involved in independent research to help understand various disease processes and to contribute to the development of additional treatments and/or cures.

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Pathology and Immunology Services

We offer a wide range of clinical and anatomic pathology services, including interpretation of biopsy samples, review of samples obtained at other facilities and hospitals, laboratory studies, and a wide variety of laboratory tests. Learn more about our services.

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For Pathology Patients

Pathology patient information as well as general patient forms and information including insurance, pay online, billing, hotel/motel guide, customer service, privacy practices (HIPAA) and more.

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Study to investigate connection between antibiotic use and autism symptoms

Baylor College of Medicine is launching a study that will investigate why some children with autism spectrum disorder experience changes in their autism symptoms when taking antibiotics.