Pathology

DGL Laboratories provides the medical community with timely and accurate analysis of tissue and body fluid specimens. We provide comprehensive testing including:

  • Cytology
  • General Surgical Pathology
  • Dermatopathology
  • Flow Cytometry
  • Immunofluorescence Testing
  • Immunoperoxidase Testing

Quality Assurance

An extensive quality assurance program is the backbone of both Cytology and Surgical Pathology Departments.

Cytology

DGL's full service Cytology Laboratory includes analysis of body fluids, fine needle aspirates, conventional Pap smears and ThinPrep® Pap smears. A dedicated team of cytotechnologists and pathologists are committed to providing accurate and timely results. Cytology reports may include up to eight of the most recent prior Pap smear reports, archived in DGL's computer system. Also a follow-up letter will be sent to physicians if a Pap showing high-grade dysplasia of HPV-related effect is not followed by a repeat Pap or cervical biopsy within six months.

Surgical Pathology

DGL offers surgical pathology expertise in these areas:
  • Breast Pathology
  • Dermatopathology
  • ENT Pathology
  • Gastrointestinal Pathology
  • Genitourinary Pathology
  • Gynecologic Pathology
  • Hematopathology
  • Neuropathology
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Pulmonary Pathology

General Information

For general information on lab testing visit http://www.labtestsonline.org