Introduction

Effective treatment begins with accurate diagnosis.


MMHRC's Department of Laboratory Services has been functioning for over two decades and has become a valuable part of the hospital. The department offers more than 350 regular and specialized tests. The test menu includes Clinical and Special chemistry, Histopathology, Hematology, Coagulation studies, Serology, Microbiology, Molecular biology,Flowcytometry,Endocrinology, Tumor markers, Cardiac markers, Anaemic disease, Immunohistochemistry and Chemiluminescence.

 


 

Facilities

Effective treatment begins with accurate diagnosis.

MMHRC's Department of Laboratory Services has been functioning for over two decades and has become a valuable part of the hospital. The department offers more than 350 regular and specialized tests. The test menu includes Clinical and Special chemistry, Histopathology, Hematology, Coagulation studies, Serology, Microbiology, Molecular biology,Flowcytometry,Endocrinology, Tumor markers, Cardiac markers, Anaemic disease, Immunohistochemistry and Chemiluminescence.

FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENTS:

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY:

Name of Instrument

  • Beckman Coulter Unicel DxC 860i
  • Beckman Coulter Synchron CX9 Pro
  • Beckman Coulter Access 2 (Technology - Chemi Luminescence Immuno Assay(CLIA)

Special Tests

  • Serum Protein Electrophoresis
  • HB Electrophoresis
  • Ammonia
  • Cyclosporine Trough Level
  • Pseudo Cholinesterase Level
  • Renal Stone and Gall Bladder Stone Analysis
  • Adenosine De Aminase (ADA)
  • 24 Hrs Urine VMA

 HAEMATOLOGY:

Name of Instrument

  • Beckman Coulter LH 750 Haematology Analyzer
  • Beckman Coulter LH 500 Haematology Analyzer
  • Coagulometer ACL Elite Pro (Instrumentation Laboratory )
  • Vesmatic 20 – ESR Analyzer (Transasia)
  • Urine Investigations - Bayer Analyzer

Special Tests

  • Sickle Cell
  • Reticulocyte count
  • G6PD
  • Osmotic Fragility

 MICROBIOLOGY- ALL CULTURES AND SMEARS:

  • We are doing the culture sensitivity of all body fluids like blood, sputum, semen, fungal and other body fluids
  • Gram stain, AFB stain, KOH stain and Indian ink preparation

SEROLOGY:

  •  We are doing the HIV, HBSAg, HCV in the vitros EciQ, Johnson & Jonhson  Company by chemiluminescence method
  • Other parameters, we are doing by ELISA method


 Name of Instrument

  • Vitros EciQ - Chemiluminescence
  • Elisa Reader
  • Western Blot –HIV Testing

 

SPECIAL TESTS:

HISTOPATHOLOGY:

Name of Instrument

  • Automatic tissue processor (Yarco)
  • Microtome (Leica RM 2125 RT)
  • Cryostat microtome (Yarco)
  • Hot Air oven (Yarco)
  • Automatic knife sharpner (Yarco)
  • Micro oven (LG)

Special tests

  • Papanicolaou’s staining
  • Elastica van gieson kit
  • PAS staining kit
  • Masson goldner trichrome staining kit
  • Methanamine silver plating kit acc. to Gomori
  • Congo red staining kit
  • Alcian blue solution
  • Tb - color

 IMMUNO HISTO CHEMISTRY:

Carcinoma markers

CK, EMA, CEA

Sarcoma markers

Vimentin, Desmin, CD117

Myeloid / lymphoid markers

LCA, CD3, Tdt, CD33

Breast pathology

ER, PR, Her2/Neu

Endocrine markers

Synaptophysin, chromogranin

Small round cell marker

CD99

Neuronal markers

S100, GFAP