CYTOLOGY

Routine cytology 
Cytology of single site or lesionUp to 4 slides, air dried
Each additional slide from the same site1 slide, air dried
Cytology from a different site in the same animalup to 4 slides, air dried
Cytology of washes 
Cytology of one wash sample (e.g. BAL, prostatic, tracheal, cyst content, nasal, urine)0.5mL wash in EDTA +/- air dried smear
Cytology of additional wash sample from the same animal0.5mL wash in EDTA +/- air dried smear
Fluid analysis 
Cytology of one synovial, pleural, abdominal or pericardial fluid (including specific gravity, protein concentration, RBC and WBC counts)0.5mL fluid in EDTA +/- air dried smear
Each additional fluid sample from the same animal0.5mL fluid in EDTA +/- air dried smear
CSF analysis 
Cytology of CSF including microprotein, RBC count and WBC count0.5mL fluid in EDTA +/- air dried smear
Additional services
Consultation on cytology cases not submitted to HKVDC
Clinical pathology consultation/interpretation of laboratory data performed in clinic or elsewhere