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GENERAL INFORMATION

The Hematology Section performs approximately 100,000 test per year in the following disciplines:  Hematology, Coagulation, Urinalysis, and Body Fluid Analysis.  Testing is performed both manually and using state-of-the-art automated equipment.

TESTS OFFERED

The main tests offered by Hematology are listed here.  Many of the tests are available on a STAT basis.

  • Complete Blood Count (CBC) with Automated of Manual Differential

  • Reticulocyte Count

  • Body Fluid Cell Counts and Differentials

  • Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR)

  • Sickle Cell Screen

  • Urinalysis with or without Microscopic Exam

  • Pregnancy Test (urine or serum)

  • Prothrombin Time (PT)

  • Activated Partial Thromboplastine Time (aPTT)

  • Fibrinogen

  • Quantitative D-Dimer

  • Bleeding Time

LOCATION

The Hematology Section of the laboratory is located in Room 1523 on the west side.  The phone number is (719)524-4097

HOURS

The hours of operation are routinely 0730 to 1615 hours, Monday through Friday.  A laboratory technician or technologist is always on duty to perform necessary testing. 

 

Click the button below to see some pictures of what we do in Hematology and Urinalysis:

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