Microbiology

“Microbiology is the branch of biology that deals with the study of micro-organisms (bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites) and their effects on other living organisms. These micro-organisms are of medical importance and are capable of causing diseases in human beings.”

Typical Microbiology Profiles

  • Culture and sensitivity (Urine, Blood, Swabs, Pus, Faeces etc.)
  • Faecal occult blood and routine examination
  • Widal/ Malarial Parasite/ Microfilaria/ Leishmania/ Tzanck smear/ AFB/ Gram stain
  • Fungal special stains/ KOH smears