Y.S.K Hospital’s Department of Laboratory Medicine is the is housed on a single floor spread over more than 5000. ft. The laboratory offers over 3,000 routine and highly advanced diagnostic, genetic and molecular biology tests. The services offered by the lab include Biochemistry, Haematology, Histopathology, Microbiology, Clinical Pathology, Transfusion Medicine, Blood Bank, Genetics and Molecular Biology. Subspecialties include molecular genetics, cytogenesis, genetic counselling, predictive tests for cancer and heart disease plus a complete screening programme for infertility, miscarriage and prenatal diseases.
The lab, which is supported by expert doctors and technicians, provides laboratory testing for all the inpatients and outpatients. It works on a hospital-wide information system for ordering and reporting laboratory tests.