Dr Lia Patricia Menasce


Dr-Lia-Patricia-MenasceDr Lia Patricia Menasce completed her medical degree at Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1980 and her PhD at Manchester University in I994, developing new techniques for diagnosis of lymphoma. She pioneered fluorescent in situ hybridisation (FISH) techniques for diagnosis of haemolymphoid malignancies and contributed to the mapping of the human genome. Dr Menasce trained in histopathology in Manchester, followed by subspecialisation in haemolymphoid and endocrine pathology at The Christie and IPATIMUP (Institute of Molecular Pathology and Immunology at the University of Porto), Portugal. She has been a consultant histopathologist at The Christie since January 2001 and is currently clinical director of pathology.


Consultant Details

  • Consulting Address
    The Christie Private Care, Wilmslow Road, Manchester M20 4BX
  • NHS Base
    The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
  • Languages
    English, Portuguese
  • Qualifications
    MD, PhD, FRCPath. Qualified in 1980
  • Research Interest
    Haemolymphoid and endocrine pathology
  • Speciality
    Histopathology
  • Sub Speciality
    Haemolymphoid and endocrine pathology
  • Contact details for appointments

    Please contact your consultants secretary, or the patient liaison team, on 0161 918 7296
    Or Email - info.christieclinic@hcahealthcare.co.uk
    Or Fax to - 0161 446 8027