Department of Paediatrics

Laboratory & other Investigative Facilities:

The investigative facilities are available at the following places:
1. Pediatric Side Laboratory:

Situated on the ground floor near office of the department, following routine laboratory investigations are done free of cost only for the Pediatric Indoor patients and certain tests for OPD patients:

Blood:
Total Leucocyte Count (TLC), Differential Leucocyte Count (DLC), Hemoglobin (Hb), Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR), Absolute Eosinophil Count (AEC), Reticulocyte Count

Urine:
pH, Albumin, microscopic, specific gravity, sugar, ketone bodies, occult blood, bile salt, bile pigment, urobilinogen

Stool:
pH, occult blood, microscopic

Cerebrospinal Fluid:
Protein (quantitative), microscopic

2. Pediatric Research Laboratory:

Blood:
Serum iron, Unsaturated Iron binding capacity (UIBC), Total Iron Binding
Capacity (TIBC), Fetal hemoglobin (HbF), Osmotic flagility (OF), Packed
Cell Volume (PCV),

Urine:
Metachromatic granules

3. Other investigations
Bed side X-ray and Ultrasonography