The Scarborough Regional Hospital Laboratory provides diagnostic services to the people of Tobago. The Laboratory offers a wide range of testing and continues to add new tests in-house, thereby reducing the numbers and cost of out-sourcing tests. Most of the testing is done on site with some specialized tests being outsourced.
|Biochemistry||Renal function test, Liver function test, Cardiac enzymes, Lipid profile, Blood sugar level.|
|Endocrinology||Hormones, Thyroid function test, PSA, Cancer markers.|
|Hematology||Complete Blood Count, ESR, Blood grouping, Sickle cell test.|
|Immunohaematology||Antibody screening, Cross-matching.|
|Coagulation||PT, INR, PTT, Coagulation factors.|
|Microbiology||Urinalysis, Urinary Pregnancy Test, Culture and Sensitivity on various specimen, Sperm analysis.|
|Histology and Cytology||Currently outsourced.|
Blood is acquired by VOLUNTARY donation. Donors can donate for specific patients warded at hospitals in Trinidad and Tobago. Donors can also donate for themselves, (AUTOLOGOUS DONATION) ahead of a scheduled surgery.
Donors must be between the ages of 18-60yrs and can donate according to the following schedule:
|Males:||Once every 3 months|
Once every 4 months
Clients (all parties), must pay the fees, and obtain an appointment at least on week before seeing the doctor.
PLEASE BRING PICTURE IDENTIFICATION.
COST: $200 – For two adults and one child; $10 Extra for each additional child.