The Department of Laboratory Medicine at 7 STAR Super Speciality Hospital provides a wide range of reliable and accurate diagnostic services 24 hours a day and seven days a week. High levels of test accuracy are maintained through extensive internal and external quality assurance exercises as per the standards. In addition, daily Quality Assurance (QA) runs and a periodic calibration of each instrument is performed.
A comprehensive range of haematology, biochemistry, serology, clinical pathology and microbiology tests are available. The hematology analyzer allows for quicker reporting especially in emergency situations. While most routine tests are available in-house, a complete array of high-tech, cutting edge laboratory diagnostic services are also available through our collaboration with the state-of-the-art NABL accredited Laboratories.
Diagnostic services provided include:Haematological Services: Blood Counts, Coagulation Profile
Biochemistry Services: Renal Function Tests, Liver Function Tests, Lipid Profile, Myeloma Profile, Electrophoresis, Hormonal assays
Serological Services: Viral screening, Immunoglobulin assays, Autoimmune antibody assay, Polymerase chain reaction, Chemiluminescence, Immuniturbidimetry, Immunochromatography and Turbilatex
Clinical Pathological Services: Fluid analysis, Urine analysis, Stool analysis
Microbiological Services: Culture and sensitivity analysis
Blood Collection (Phlebotomy)The procedure of blood collection (Phlebotomy) is performed in a clean and safe environment. The phlebotomists are highly skilled and follow all aseptic precautions while collecting blood in Vacutainers.
Vacutainers are special vacuum test-tubes that allow the exact amount of blood to be drawn out in a safe and relatively painless manner. The phlebotomists make every effort to ensure that the procedure is comfortable even for children.