Microbiology

 

The department provides all fundamental diagnostic testing of the following areas:

  • Culture and Antibiotic susceptibility.
  • Bacterial, Fungal and Parasitic infections.
  • Skin Infections and other Dermatological Disorders.
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Infectious diseases.
  • Screening for H. pylori.
  • Employment Screening Checkup.
  • Microbial antigen tests for rapid detection of variety of pathogens.
  • Wet mounts, direct Gram stains, Acid Fast Stains in addition to KOH preparation for the rapid detection of sexually transmitted and other infections including Tuberculosis, Diphtheria and fungi.