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The Queen's Veterinary School Hospital



The Anatomic Pathology Service provide diagnostic and research support to the Queen’s Veterinary School Hospital, Cambridge Equine Hospital and Cambridge Farm Animal Veterinary Services, and veterinarians and researchers within and outside the UK. The service is delivered by qualified experienced professionals and Senior Clinical Training Scholars (SCTS) (residents).

Services offered include

• Necropsy and surgical biopsy diagnostic services in domestic, exotic and wildlife species
• Post mortem service including gross and microscopic examination for diagnostic or research purposes
• Forensic post-mortem service is also available to determine cause of death
• Surgical biopsy service to support clinicians in clinical diagnosis and case management
• Comprehensive immunohistochemical staining panels
• Evaluation of frozen sections

Post Mortem Fees


Pathology and Post Mortem Forms

Please complete and sign the appropriate forms*.

Post Mortem Examination Consent Form

Post Mortem Examination Submission Form

Surveillance Post Mortem Submission Form

Lab Animal Tissue Submission Form

Surgical Pathology Form

*Please note that if you would like to complete and save these form electronically, we recommend downloading with Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Contact us:

Phone: 01223 337606 (General enquiries)


Phone: 01223 337606 (General enquiries)

Online Payment

Make a payment

Online payment of veterinary fees can be made using the Cambridge University Online Store.

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