Hospices civils de Lyon (HCL) and Lyon I university is one of the main place in France for gynecological tumors, specifically ovarian tumors. Our institution is a referent center for surgical management of gynecological neoplasia and also for the pathological review of rare gynecological tumors.
More than 3500 gynecological surgical specimens and biopsies are analyzed in the pathology department of Lyon Sud Hospital every year.
The surgical pathology laboratory is very modern, including a molecular department, with all technics: HE staining, cytology, immunohistochemistry, FISH, RT-PCR, NGS, sequencing and Nanostring.
Mojgan Devouassoux-Shisheboran is one of the french Leader in gynecological pathology. She is in charge of all the gynecological pathology in the department of pathology of Lyon sud and Croix Rousse hospitals, and also the leading pathologist for all gynecological difficult cases in Rhone-Alpes Auvergne region and in France, being the first pathological reviewer of French Network in rare Gynecological Tumors. She is author or coauthor of more than 126 references in PubMed.