Laboratory Department


A medical laboratory is a place where tests are done on clinical specimens and samples in order to get information about the health of a patient as pertaining to the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases. Laboratory Services include testing of Ø disease materials, tissues or fluids obtained from a patient or clinical studies to determine the cause and nature of disease

What are Laboratory Services all about?

Laboratory Services play a critical role in the detection, diagnosis and treatment of disease. Samples are collected and examination and analysis of body fluids,  To Ø tissue and cells are carried out. Main services are: Ø

  • To Identify organisms, like E-coli bacteria
  • Perform diagnostic tests
  • To Count and classify blood cells to identify infection
  • To Perform immunological tests
  • Operate complex diagnostic equipment
  • To Type and cross-match blood samples
  • To Analyze DNA Ø transfusions

  Services we provide

  • Microbiology
  • Parasitology
  • Virology
  • Haematology
  • Coagulation
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Toxicology
  • Immunohaematology/Blood bank
  • Urinalysis
  • Histopathology
  • Cytopathology
  • Electron microscopy
  • Genetics
  • Cytogenetics
  • Surgical pathology
  • Immunology/Serology