About the Institute
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Pathology is the study and diagnosis of disease through examination of organs. tissues, bodily fluids, and
whole bodies [autopsies].
General Pathology : General pathology is a broad and complex scientific field which seeks to understand
the mechanisms of injury to cells and tissues, as well as the body's means of responding to and repairing
injury. Areas of study include cellular adaptation to injury, necrosis. inflammation, wound healing and
neoplasia. It forms the foundation of pathology, the application of this knowledge to diagnose diseases
in humans and animals. The term "general pathology” is also used to describe the practice of both
anatomical and clinical pathology
Department of Pathology is committed to offer every essential diagnostic facility for patient care and
management. with emphasis on strict quality assurance for every section of the Department.
Presently. the Department provides Hematology. Clinical Pathology. Cytology and Histopathology
The Hematology and Clinical Pathology services include complete hemogram, hemoparasite
detection, ESR, bone marrow aspiration and biopsy, reticulocyte count, basic coagulation workup,
urine routine and microscopic examination and fluid cell counts.
The Cytopathology section provides facility for Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology [FNAC], cervical
smear screening, fluid cytology and cell blocks.
The Histopathology section provides routine histopathology services, special stains (histochemistry)
and opinion review on outside slides and blocks. In a few days facility for immunohistochemistry will
be available in the Histopathology section of the Department.
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