Almas Hospital

Laboratory Medicine

Laboratory Medicine and Clinical Biochemistry Department offer both inpatient and outpatient lab services. Our state-of-the-art labs are equipped with the latest technology and staffed with knowledgeable, certified technicians and pathologists, allowing us to provide a comprehensive list of lab services in Malappuram.

Our consultation services include the following specialties:

Histopathology

Almas Hospital has one of the best histology laboratories in Kottakkal which provides comprehensive pathology services to the hospital and many external institutions. The facilities we offer include:

Hematopathology

Comprehensive diagnostic services and professional expertise relating to disorders of the blood, the bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and thymus.

Cytopathology

Provides cytopathology aspiration and biopsy consultation services including Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology (FNAC), on-site specimen preparation, automated tissue processing, flow cytometric evaluation, and more.

Hematology and clinical pathology

The Clinical Hematology lab at Almas performs a wide variety of basic and advanced hematology testing,

  • Routine hematology tests including complete blood count, blood differential, smear morphology, and bone marrow staining
  • Routine coagulation testing (PT and PTT)
  • Urinalysis, body fluid analysis, and cell counts

Clinical Microbiology

The Clinical Microbiology Laboratory at Almas Hospital, Kottakkal offers full-service diagnostic testing in bacteriology, virology, mycology, mycobacteriology, parasitology, serology, and molecular epidemiology.

Clinical Chemistry

Units under this busy section include instrumental analysis of blood components, chemistry assays ,enzymology, endocrinology.

Immunology & Hormones

It provides a comprehensive range of tests for the diagnosis of immune deficiency, autoimmunity and atopy and Thyroid, Pituitary, Hormones and cancer & Cardiac markers, etc...

NTEP (National Tuberculosis Elimination Programme)

Almas Hospital is the one of the authorized NTEP centre in malappuram and the programme Coordinate with Centre Government of India. It provides Sputum AFB investigation with free of cost.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS)


Q. Why Do You Need A Lab Test?


Lab test helps the physician determine your overall health, diagnose disease and decide the treatment plan.

Q. Who Will Perform Your Tests?


Almas Hospital has the best laboratory service team in Kottakkal. Our team of pathologists, hematologists, biochemists, medical laboratory technicians, and lab assistants provide accurate results and quality patient care.

Q. What is the difference between biopsy and histopathology?


Histopathology refers to the examination of a biopsy or surgical specimen by a pathologist, after the specimen has been processed. Whereas cytopathology examines free cells or tissue micro-fragments

Q. What is genetic counseling?


Genetic counseling is a process wherein fetal medicine specialists and genetic counselors help you know how genes, birth defects, and medical conditions run in your family and may impact your baby.

Q. What are Pathology tests used for?


Pathology tests are used for the early detection of conditions such as cancer or other terminal diseases, to give a prognosis, to monitor disease progression, and to determine the treatment plan.

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