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Test and sample information

This is a searchable database of information about tests offered by Pathology at the Royal Derby Hospital. 

If there are any comments on specific test content please contact john.monaghan@nhs.net .

For further patient information on pathology tests please visit: www.labtestsonline.org.uk

Test
CSF Cytology
Sample
CSF
Sample container
Universal container / 30mL white top
Volume required
1-5ml
Special requirements for specimen collection
Please telephone the laboratory and send the sample URGENTLY
Discipline
Cytology
Clinical notes
Microscopic assessment for malignant cells.
Turn around time
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Last modified: 02/08/2017