CHL provides comprehensive Cytopathology services for inpatients and outpatients at the Christchurch hospital main campus.

Our medical, scientific and prep staff are all highly experienced in preparing and processing cytology samples for expert reporting. CHL was an early adopter of SurePath TM Liquid-based Cytology (LBC)

CHL’s Fine Needle Aspirate (FNA) Service operates 08:30 – 17:00 Monday – Friday. FNAs are booked via the Anatomical Pathology Office (ext 80580):

Non-gynaecological Cytology services

Meet the Cytopathology team: