Histopathology & Cytopathology

This section of the Pathology department started functioning from the year 2003. The department performs Histopathological examination of all specimens obtained from biopsies. In addition fine needle aspiration studies along with Papinicolau smear (PAP smears) and cytology for malignancy from various body samples are carried out. The section is also actively involved with the National Cancer Registry Atlas currently being carried out in the country.