A PCR test for COVID-19 is a test used to diagnose people infected with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. A positive test means you likely have COVID-19. A negative test means you probably did not have COVID-19 at the time of the test. Get tested if you have symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to someone who tested positive for COVID-19.
This is the study of formed cellular elements in the blood. These include white blood cells, red blood cells. platelets and others. In this area of the laboratory, we perform white blood cell counts, red blood cell counts, test haemoglobin levels and other related blood functions, including investigation of bone marrow disorders.
Microbiology is the study of microorganisms, such as bacteria, fungi, viruses, and parasites. The most common test in this department is the Culture and Sensitivity, where we grow bacteria and test them against antibiotics and report the sensitive antibiotics to the specific bacterium to the doctor.