Biochemical Laboratory Unit

The Department of Clinical Biochemistry at “Acibadem Sistina” offers a wide range of routine and specialized laboratory diagnostics  of the blood, urine and other body fluids. The Department performs hematological analyzes by fluorescence flow cytometry as well as analysis of hormones, enzymes, degradation products, electrolytes, specific proteins, inflammatory markers, hemostasis factors, tumor markers, hepatitis A, B and C markers, HIV, toxoplasmosis, cytomegalovirus, rubella, herpes virus, blood gas analyzes, urine, urinary sediment, drug therapy monitoring etc.

The Department performs all analyses promptly and efficiently with the results being delivered directly to the operating rooms and the intensive care unit, as well as to all outpatient clinics via a sophisticated laboratory and hospital program (software). Simultaneously, the Department is monitoring the overall hospital screening program.

All analytical methods are defined by the International Federation of Clinical Chemistry (IFCC), reviewed by the National Committee for Clinical Laboratories Standards (CLIA – Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments), correlated in accordance to the criteria agreed by the World Health Organization (WHO) and approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The Biochemical Laboratory is under regular external control.