Hematology department of DOW Diagnostics encompasses most advanced, sensitive, and precise instruments and well experienced faculties enabling accurate and prompt diagnosis of hemoglobinopathies and coagulation deformities.
The Department offers a wide range of routine and special tests:
Morphology – Bone Marrow Examination, Bone Marrow Aspirate and Trephine Reporting for Malignant & non-Malignant Conditions
Hemoglobinopathy – HB Electrophoresis by HPLC
Hemostasis and Thrombosis –
- Bleeding Profile – APTT, PT INR, TT, Von Willebrand Diseases (vWD)
- Thrombophlia Profile- ACTIVATED PROTEIN C RESISTANCE; ANTITHROMBIN ACTIVITY, FUNCTIONAL; APA, IGG; APA, IGM; CARDIOLIPIN, IGG; CARDIOLIPIN, IGM; HOMOCYSTEINE; LUPUS ANTICOAGULANT; PROTEIN C, FUNCTIONAL; PROTEIN S, FUNCTIONAL
- Blood Banking – Blood Grouping, Cross Matching, Antibodies, Antibody Identification
We drive Quality in this department by going the extra mile to ensure accuracy, efficiency and speedy reporting; all the hemoglobinopathies are thoroughly studied by HPLC method and correlated with the CBC, ethnicity and clinical history. Moreover, all the abnormal CBC samples are cross checked with the peripheral smear.
We also offer a wide range of manual assay such as G6PD quantitative and qualitative, sickling test, osmotic fragility, HAMS and sucrose lysis, special stains for leukemia such as LAP, Sudan black, and Myeloperoxidase. Blood parasite studies such as malaria, filaria, and leishmania in blood and bone marrow.