Laboratory Services

Overview

Mount Elizabeth Hospitals' clinical laboratory services are supported by ParkwayHealth Laboratory.

Our in-house laboratories conduct a comprehensive range of tests to facilitate our clinical work as well as teaching and research capabilities.

Our laboratory team

Our team of pathologists and laboratory scientists are experts in the fields of biochemistry, haematology, immunology, microbiology to cytology, histology and genetics.

Each day, they handle tissue, blood and bodily fluid samples from over 2,000 doctors across 7 facilities.

Working in close collaboration with our clinicians, our experienced team delivers accurate and timely diagnostic results to help our doctors make important decisions that guide the optimal treatment plans for patients.

Our services

We provide services in the areas of clinical laboratory testing, histopathology and genetics.

Clinical laboratory services

  • Biochemistry
  • Body fluids, seminal fluid, urine and stool analysis
  • Clinical molecular (PCR testing) and specialised testing
  • Drug of abuse screening
  • Haematology and immuno-haematology
  • Hormone
  • Immunology and serology
  • Microbiology
  • Therapeutic drug monitoring

Histopathology services

  • Gynaecological cytology
  • Histology
  • Non-gynaecological cytology
  • Triple testing for Down’s syndrome

Genetic testing services

  • General fertility testing (PCR)
  • MaterniT21
  • Molecular genetics testing
  • Non-invasive fetal aneuploidy screening (using maternal blood) and QF-PCR rapid aneuploidy screening
  • Oncology karyotyping
  • Pathway fit
  • Perinatal, paediatric and adult karyotyping
  • Prenatal karyotyping
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