Clinical pathology is the study of disease in the living animal and encompasses hematology, clinical chemistry, cytopathology, endocrinology, urinalysis, coagulation, immunohematology, laboratory management and general pathology.
We provide services to Matthew J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital patients, as well as researchers and veterinarians in the outside community.
Weekdays 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 pm (last specimen by 5:30 pm)
Weekends 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (last specimen by 1:30 p.m.)
Cytology submissions between 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. are guaranteed same day results. STAT submissions will be read same day until 4:30 p.m.
The clinical pathology/cytology laboratory offers cytology interpretation and a full range of services with one of the highest caseloads of any academic veterinary institution.
Cytology & Clinical Laboratory Testing
Matthew J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital
3900 Delancey Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(Cytology Submissions between 8 am and 3:30 pm are guaranteed same-day results)