Laboratory Medicine

Department Overview


Laboratory medicine department at Meitra Hospital function 24 hours a day and 7 days a week to give high end reports by providing services with applications of leading edge technology with short turnaround time at reasonable cost. The phlebotomy section has a sophisticated collection room considering total privacy to each patient.
Biochemistry lab is well equipped with latest state-of-the-art technology integrated biochemistry and immunology system, which is being introduced for the first time in Kerala.
Haematology lab is equipped with high-end 5 part analyser with Multi Angle Polarised Scatter Separation (MAPSS) technology. Clinical pathology section is equipped with fully automated urine analyser which is first in North Kerala.
Microbiology department provides accurate and reproducible results of clinical samples in shortest turnaround time. Lab is equipped with Blood culture system, Bact Alert 3D automated system for aerobic and anaerobic bacteria which can give positive alarm from 3 hours.

TREATMENTS AND SERVICES

  • Biochemistry tests

    Glucose

    Lipid profile

    LFT – Liver Function Test

    RFT – Renal Function Test

    Pancreatic Tests

  • Immunology tests

    TFT

    Cancer markers

    Cardiac markers

    Sepsis markers

    Infectious serology

  • Hematology tests

    CBC - Complete Blood Count

    ESR – Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate

    Peripheral Smear

  • Clinical Pathology

    Automated urine analysis

    SOB

  • Microbiology tests

    Automated blood and body fluid culture

    Urine/respiratory/exudates culture

    Gram Stain/AFB/Special Smears

  • Cytology Tests

    Pap smear

    FNAC – Fine needle aspiration cytology