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Department of Laboratory Medicine

Our Services

The four divisions: Clinical Chemistry, Haematology, Microbiology and Molecular Diagnosis Centre (MDC) adhere to strict internal and external quality control checks and participation in External Quality Assurance (EQA) schemes to ensure the validity and reproducibility of our results. In keeping with our role as a College of American Pathologists (CAP)-accredited laboratory, we also offer the consultative services of experienced professionals in various disciplines, clinical scientists and medical technologists to assist clinicians in both diagnostic and research capacities by keeping abreast of medical and technological advances.

 

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Clinical Chemistry


The CORE laboratory is a highly automated laboratory, offering a wide repertoire of routine and non-routine qualitative, semi-quantitative and quantitative biochemical tests; providing round the clock services. Our comprehensive laboratory automation system provides centrifugation, aliquoting and archival services for all samples and analysis for basic chemistry and immunoassay tests. 

Our testing menu includes blood gases, renal panel, liver panel, calcium studies, lipid studies, iron studies, cardiac studies, therapeutic drugs, immunosuppressant drugs, urine chemistries, urinalysis, fluid studies, rapid tests, endocrine parameters, specific proteins, first trimester testing and other miscellaneous tests.


 

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Haematology


The Division of Haematology provides routine and specialised haematology testing and interpretation of results.

 

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Microbiology


The Division of Microbiology offers a broad selection of tests designed for rapid identification of causative agents of infectious diseases and prompt reporting of results. The extensive experience gained by supporting the tertiary referral hospital and by the services provided for other institutions has given our laboratory the capability to promptly isolate and accurately identify unusual as well as common bacteria, fungi, yeasts, parasites and viruses.

 

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Molecular Diagnosis Centre


The Molecular Diagnosis Centre (MDC) provides a comprehensive molecular testing service, which applies recombinant DNA procedures to identify molecular changes associated with acquired infectious diseases, neoplasia, and heritable diseases.

 

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