Hameed Latif Hospital Laboratories is a state of art lab providing all type of pathology services to Hameed Latif Hospital round the clock since 24 years.
The lab is accrediated with RIQAS ( Randox International Quality assurance system ) from U.K. The Lab Equipments are daily maintained and internal quality control is performed.
Highly qualified staff is available round the clock and critical results are communicated directly to consultants by pathology consultants. Stat lab services are also provided. The lab is providing services in Chemical pathology, Haematology, Microbiology, Histopathology, Special Chemistry, Cytopathology and Molecular biology.
Haematopathology department is equipped with modern instruments and supervised by best consultants of the town.Bone marrow aspiration, Bone marrow biopsies, Hb-eletrophoresis alongwith routine tests i.e, Complete Blood Count, Coagulation profile, bleeding disorder tests are performed.
Hameed Latif Hospital Laboratories has a history of excellence in Histopathology. Best consultants of the town are working in this department. Biopsy specimen are grossed by the resident pathologists under consultant supervision. Most biopsies are reported within 05 days. Unusual and challenging cases are reported after discussion on multihead microscope. Unexpected or urgent reports are communicated to the referring physicians directly by pathologists. More than 3000 biopsies are performed annually.
This department is very important to give cover to different ICU’s and Neonetal department In an indoor hospital. Routine microbiology along with blood cultures, Fungal cultures and T.B cultures are performed . BACTEC blood culture system from the BD international is used to perform blood cultures.
PCR for Hepatitis viruses, Dengue virus and Mycobacterium tuberclousis are performed on the state of art latest equipments available. Molecular biology department is supervised by experienced consultants. Doubtful results are rechecked by state of the art equipments. Very low viral loads are also detected.