American Family Children's Hospital

Nerve Biopsy

The Muscle and Nerve Laboratory at University Hospital provides routine processing of nerve biopsy tissue, which includes: 

  • Single nerve fiber teasing
  • Plastic sections/electron microscopy
  • Paraffin processing with H & E
  • Gomori Trichrome
  • Congo Red stains
  • Frozen section preparations for H & E and modified Gomori Trichrome  

Nerve-Toluidine Blue


Nerve biopsy 


Nerve-Teased Fiber


Nerve biopsy




Nerve biopsy