Clinical lab services are tests on the specimens from the body, such as the blood and urine, which are used to diagnose and treat patients. Laboratory testing is an essential part of making sure that the health care’s delivery is of good quality. Laboratory’s key functions include specimen collection and reporting of diagnostic laboratory tests.

Laboratory tests are done to check a sample of the blood, urine and or body tissues. The tests are normally part of the routine check-up to examine changes in your health. Laboratory tests assist the physicians in diagnosing medical conditions, better plan or evaluate treatments and also to monitor diseases such as the immunodeficiency disease.

There are a number of laboratory services that are provided by a medical lab which aids in the diagnosing and treating the patients. These laboratories include:

  • Cholesterol tests
  • Blood count
  • Urinalysis
  • Diagnostic testing
  • Spinal fluid analysis
  • Liver function tests
  • Immunology and allergy testing
  • Transfusion medicine
  • Therapeutic drug monitoring
  • Haemoglobin tests
  • Pathology
  • Ancillary testing
  • Tech support, phlebotomy, specimen processing and test referrals
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