Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust

The RNOH will remain the UK’s leading orthopaedic hospital, further enhancing its international profile for outstanding patient care, research and education

Diagnostic service

If you want to send us a case, please include clinical information, imaging, slides and two representative blocks and post to:

Consultant Histopathologists
Cellular and Molecular Pathology Department
Institute of Orthopaedics
Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital
Brockley Hill, Stanmore
Middlesex HA7 4LP, UK

Phone: +44 (0) 20 8909 5354
Fax: +44 (0) 20 8954 5908

We also provide an extensive menu of molecular tests.

We are a specialist tumour for bone and soft tissue diseases with over 3000 cases a year.

total workload by monthTotal workload by month from 2003 to 2012
new tumour cases diagnosedNew tumour cases diagnosed from 2010 to 2012

Tissue microarrays available:

  • Aneurysmal bone cyst
  • Angiosarcoma
  • Carcinoma metastatic to brain
  • Carcinoma, metastatic
  • Carcinoma, prostate
  • Carcinoma, renal
  • Chondroblastoma
  • Chondromyxoid fibroma
  • Chondrosarcoma (various grades)
  • Chordoma - base of skull
  • Chordoma - sacrococcygeal
  • Epithelioid sarcoma
  • Ewing sarcoma
  • Fibromatosis
  • Giant cell tumour of bone
  • Langerhans cell histiocytosis
  • Liposarcoma dedifferentiated
  • Liposarcoma myxoid
  • Liposarcoma pleomorphic
  • Melanoma metastatic
  • MPNST
  • Myeloma
  • Myxofibrosarcoma
  • Neurofibroma
  • Osteoblastoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Solitary fibrous tumour
  • Synovial Sarcoma

Immunohistochemical markers performed in house

Please contact us for details

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