Laboratory:

  1. Blood Bank.

The Blood Bank donation area has 3 Beds with 1 specialized beds for apheresis. The blood banking is run with sate of art blood grouping/cross matching performed by DiaMed Technology, LISS Coombs cards ABO Cards. All the blood products are Screened for (HBs Ag, HCV, HIV) VITROS Jonson & Jonson Eci Technology.

Services provided by KMC Blood bank are:

  • Red cell concentrate
  • Platelet concentrate
  • Fresh frozen plasma
  • Factor VIII concentrate
  • Mega Unit (6 units of platelets is generated from single donor).
  • Plasma Pheresis is available for therapeutic purposes.

 

  1. Microbiology

Clinical Microbiology section of Karimi Medical Complex Clinical Laboratory deals with the isolation and identification of microorganisms (bacteria and fungi) from specimens like blood, urine, wound swabs, faces, respiratory secretions and other body fluids e.g. cerebrospinal fluid. Isolates of clinical importance are identified and, if appropriate, tested for susceptibility to antibiotics and antifungal drugs. Antimicrobial susceptibility testing is performed as per specific guidelines by expert technologists. Direct microscopy is also carried out on specimens to examine CSF for bacteria, faces for parasites, and urine for cells and crystals. Different disciplines of microbiology like bacteriology, serology, mycology and parasitology are covered in this section.

Our lab is furnished with state-of-the-art equipment like Bactec9050 the BACTEC blood culture system is a fully automated microbiology growth and detection system designed to detect microbial growth from blood specimens. The BACTEC™ FX and the BACTEC™ 9000 family of continuous monitoring blood culturing instruments offering performance, safety, reliability, ease of use, media quality and service.

Hematology

Hematology is an important section of a diagnostic lab which helps in the diagnosis and treatment of blood disorders. Hematology section of RMI clinical Laboratory provides an extensive range of test selection to healthcare professionals by using advanced automated technology, as well as consultative services in the diagnosis of hematological diseases and disorders.

For accurate and precise testing we have latest automated systems for routine, special and coagulation analyses including complete blood count with and without 5 part differential, coagulation factors and routine & special coagulation parameters. Blood films and bone marrow samples are processed with professional care and expertise. Our services include expert interpretations and consultative advice on peripheral blood, bone marrow, CSF specimens, lymph node biopsies and other body fluids.

The Hematology section is equipped with Mindry Bc 20s

Molecular Biology

Real Time PCR testing for; HBV (Qualitative and Quantitative), HCV (Qualitative and Quantitative) Shortest turnout time of 4-6 days. The backbone of our PCR lab is Rohe COBAS Taq M  an and ampli prep systems which is  A high-capacity 96 sample-format that provides automated real-time amplification and detection of DNA or RNA for up to four assays at the same time.

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