CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY AND BIOCHEMISTRY LAB
In our laboratory where many different tests are studied, we serve our patients 24 hours a day with 6 laboratorians who are clinical microbiology specialist, 1 secretary and 2 assistant personnel.
It’s the department where the hormones work. Tests which help evaluate the vitamin levels and hormonal status of our body, as well as tests in which the baby’s genetic based diseases are screened in pregnant women are some of the parameters studied in this department.
Tests that evaluate blood clotting and help interpret bleeding coagulation disorders are included in this group.
Blood count (hemoglobin, hematocrit), evaluation of red blood cells, white blood cells and all other blood cells can be given as examples to tests studied in this department.
Some of the parameters related to jaundice tests (hepatitis B, hepatitis C) and some of the important viruses and parasitic diseases (like Toxoplasma, CMV, HSV) that are crucial to be followed up during pregnancy are examined in our laboratory.
In our hospital, there are many tests that help determine the presence of allergy -which is an important problem of our age- and what materials it develops against.
Various drug levels and the existence of some toxic substances are studied in this department.
Doctor of Department of Clinical Microbiology