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अखिल भारतीय आयुर्विज्ञान संस्थान, नई दिल्ली
All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi

Hospital Services

Hospital Services

 

 Centralized Blood Collection Center

 

      •   Faculty In-charge: Dr. S. Sharma

  • Scientist-in-charge: Mrs. Vandita Vasudev
  • Location: Room No. 26, 27, Ground floor, in the foyer of the Rajkumari Amrit Kaur OPD block of AIIMS
  • Collects blood from outpatient who has valid requisition slips from the clinicians managing the OPDs at AIIMS

Note: The samples from in-patients are collected by the resident doctors, sent through orderlies to the Department for processing.

  • Collects blood samples also for 

Blood bank

Dept. of Microbiology

C N Center’s Laboratory tests requisitioned by main OPD doctors

  • Time: 8.00 AM to 10 AM. Postprandial collection continues up to 12-30 PM.
  • Charges

 

    Institute provides disposable needles and autoclaved glass syringes. If the  patients bring disposable syringes  and needles, they are welcome.

  • Spot investigations for outpatients   BT, CT, PT  test
  • Annual workload (See AIIMS Annual Reports)

 

Hematology Emergency Laboratory

  • Faculty In-charge: Prof. AK Mukhopadhyay/ Dr. Subhadra Sharma
  • Location: Room no.2 of   Dept. of Laboratory Medicine

Second floor, OPD Block, AIIMS

  • Time: Round the clock, seven days a week, 365 days in year
  • Investigations done:

 Tests done

Sample/container

Report

1. Hemogram

            Hb

            PCV

            Platelet count

            TLC

             Differential count (on  

                     request)

2. Malaria parasite

 

3. PT

 

    2 ml blood with EDTA    

    Anticoagulant.

 

 

 

 

2 ml of blood

0.2 ml of 3.8% Na-citrate

1.8 ml of blood

Report are available within 2 hours of samples being received in the laboratory

• Charges: At present, free of charge. Done on in-patients, only on valid requisition of AIIMS doctors

  • Workload: Could be seen from AIIMS annual report
  • Other important investigations done in Emergency Hematology Laboratory

Tests done

Sample/container

Report

1. Band cell count

 

 

2. CSF Microscopy for Cytology

 

 

 

 

3. Plural/peritoneal fluid for    

    cytology

 

4. Urine

      Sugar

      Protein

      Acetone    

      Microscopy (on request)

 

5. Gram staining of smear from

    infected patient’s material

 

 

6. Hanging drop preparation of

    stool for vibrio cholerae

 

7.Plating of microbiological specimen for culture (received only after 5 PM till next day 7 AM)

 

 

 

Specimen. Blood culture

PS

 

 

1 ml CSF

 

 

 

 

1-2 ml of fluid

 

 

2 ml of urine

 

 

 

10 ml of urine

 

Smear of the specimen

 

 

 Specimen of stool

 

 

Infected clinical materials, properly packed and labeled

 

   

Resident doctors are supposed to do it themselves

 

It is preferred that resident doctors do it themselves. Otherwise done by technicians, reports are available within 1 hour

Within 2 hours

 

 

Instantaneously

 

 

  

2 hours

 

Facilities are available. Resident doctor is supposed to do it themselves

 

Reports are available within ½ hour

 

The culture plates are sent to the main Dept. of Microbiology next morning.

 

Reports are available from the Dept. of Microbiology

 

Received and preserved in incubator and sent to the main Dept. of Microbiology next morning.

 

Reports are available from the Dept. of Microbiology

 

 Clinical Chemistry Emergency Laboratory:

·         Faculty In-charge: Dr. M. Irshad

·         Location: Room No. 2 of  Dept. of Laboratory Medicine

·         Time: Round the clock, seven days a week, 365 days in year

·         Investigations done

 

 Tests done

Sample/container

Report

Bilirubin (T)

Chloride

Ca++

Mg++

Creatinine

Sodium

Potassium

Amylase

 

Blood sugar

Blood urea

 

Serum Amylase 

 

Arterial blood gas

 

 

CSF sugar

CSF protein

 

 

 

 

3 ml blood in plain vial

 

 

 


 2 ml blood in Na F-Oxalate vial

1ml blood in plain vial 

 

 

Heparinised arterial 1 ml blood in cold pack

 

0.5 ml of CSF

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All reports are available within 2 hours

 

 

 

Instantaneous

 

 

Reports are available within 2 hours

 

  • Charges: At present, free of charge. Done on in-patients only on valid requisition of AIIMS doctors
  • Workload: Could be seen from AIIMS Annual Report

 Hematology Routine Laboratory:

·         Faculty In-charge: Dr. Subhadra Sharma/Prof. AK Mukhopadhyay

·         Location: Room No. 22, 23 of Dept. of Laboratory Medicine

·         Time: For routine laboratory, the samples are received from 9.00 AM to 10.30 AM. and on Saturday up to 9.30 AM

·         Investigations done

 

 Tests done

Sample/container

Report

1. Hemogram

            Hb

            RBC count and indices

            Platelet count and indices

            WBC count, Total and   

            differential

2. Peripheral smear examination

3. Malaria Parasite

4. Reticulocyte count

5. ESR

6. PT, APTT, Fibrinogen level

 

 

    2 ml blood with EDTA

    anti coagulant.

 

 

 

 

 

 

2 ml of blood

(0.2 ml of 3.8% Na-citrate

1.8 ml of blood)

For in-patients, the reports are available on the same day evening.

 

For outpatients, the reports are sent to respective OPD on the following day.

 •   Charges: At present, free of charge. Done on in-patients only on valid requisition of AIIMS doctors

  • Workload: Could be seen from AIIMS Annual Report

 Clinical Chemistry Routine Laboratory:

      •    Faculty In charge: Dr. M. Irshad

  • Location: Room No. 15, 17, 20, 21 of  Dept. of Laboratory Medicine
  • Time: For routine laboratory , the sample are received from 9.00 AM to 10.30 AM. and on Saturday up to 9.30 AM
  • Investigations done

 Tests done

Sample/container

Report

Blood

Sugar

Urea

 

Total Protein

Albumin

Bilirubin

(i)   Total

(ii) Conjugated.

Alk. Phosphatase

Acid Phosphatase

SGOT

SGPT

Cholesterol

Uric Acid

Creatinine

Na

K

Calcium

Phosphate

 

Arterial Blood gases Parameters

 

Urine

24-h-Albumin

Na

K

Calcium

Phosphate

Uric Acid

Amylase

Creatinine

 



2 ml blood in NaF oxalate vial

 

 

5 ml blood in plain vial

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Heparinized Arterial blood in cold pack

 

 

24-hour specimen collection. Morning 8 o’clock urine is passed outside. Following this all urine is passed into a clean dry container till next day  8 A.M, as last specimen. 

 

Patient may bring the whole collected sample or inform the laboratory of 24 hour urine output volume.

10 ml of sample is sufficient for measurement

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All reports are available on the same day evening

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Within ½ hour

 

 

 

All reports are available on the same day evening

 

  • Charges: At present, free of charge. Done on patients on valid requisition slips from AIIMS doctors
  • Workload: Could be seen from AIIMS Annual Report

Clinical Chemistry Special Investigation Laboratory:

·         Faculty In-charge: Dr. M. Irshad

·         Location: Room No. 16, Dept. of Laboratory Medicine

·         Investigations done

 Tests done

Sample/container

Report

Cyclosporin-A

 

 

Superoxide dismutase

T. Antioxidant

 

Apoprotein A

Apoprotein B

Lp (a)

 

CK

LDH

GGT

TG

LDLC

2 ml blood in plain vial

 

 

2 ml blood in plain vial

 

 

5 ml blood in plain vial

 

 

 

 

5 ml blood in plain vial

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reports are available within 2 days to a week

 

 

 

  • Charges: At present, free of charge. Done on patients on valid requisition of AIIMS doctors
  • Workload: Could be seen from AIIMS Annual Report

 Room No 18 (under Dr. A.K.Mukhopadhyay):

 Faculty In-charge: Prof. A.K.Mukhopadhyay

·         Location: Room No. 18, Dept. of Laboratory Medicine

·         Time: For routine laboratory, the sample are received from 9.00 AM to 10.30 AM and on Saturday up to 9.30 AM

  • Investigations done

 Tests done

Sample/container

Report

* IgG Antibodies

     Cysticercosis Elisa

     Acetyl choline Receptor ELISA

 

* Adenosine Deaminase

   (Enzyme) U/L

3 ml blood/ Fluid in plain vial

 

 

 

3 ml blood in plain vial

 

Reports are available within 10-15 days

 

 After 3-5 days

 

 

Charges: At present, free of charge. Done on patients on valid requisition of doctors of AIIMS and also on physician’s request from other hospitals.

  • Workload: Could be seen from AIIMS Annual Report

 Microbiology Laboratory:

  • Faculty In-charge: Dr. Sarman Singh
  • Location: Room No. 25, Dept. of Laboratory Medicine
  • Time

For OPD Patients:              8.30 AM to 10.30 AM (Monday to Friday)

8.30 AM to 9.30 AM (Saturday)

For indoor Patients:          9.30 AM to 10.30 AM (Monday to Friday)

9.00 AM to 9.30 AM (Saturday)

 

  • Investigations done

 Tests done

Sample/container

Report

TORCH Panel

Toxoplasma, IgG/IgM

Rubella, IgG/IgM

CMV, IgG/IgM

HSV-1/HSV-2, IgG

HSV-1&2, IgM

 

 TORCH panel (IgG & IgM, 9 parameters)

 

TORCH Plus panel (including Parvo B-19, IgG and IgM)

 

Toxo IgG avidity

Rub. IgG avidity

CMV IgG avidity

 

HSV 1 &2 IgG Western blot

 

HSV 1&2 IgM Western blot

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2-5 ml of Blood in

Plain vial

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Done on Tuesday & Thursday

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Done on Tuesday & Thursday

 

Leishmania Serology

 

 

 

2-5 ml of Blood in

Plain vial

 

 

Report same day

 

HIV Panel

 

HIV (1+2) serology (4th generation)

 

 

 

 

HIV 1 & 2 antibody Rapid/spot test

 

 

 

HIV Line Immunoassay/ Western, Blot

 

 

 

 

 

 

2-5 ml of Blood in

Plain vial

 

 

 

 

 

 

Done on Monday, Wednesday & Friday.

 

Report on the same day

 

 

Report after 2-3 days

 

Hepatitis Panel

 

HBsAg (Australia antigen)

 

 

Hepatitis A IgM

 

Hepatitis E IgM

 

Hepatitis C Virus antibody

 

Anti-HBc IgM

 

Anti-HBs Ag

 

Hepatitis B-e antigen/ antibody

 

Viral markers (HBs Ag, Anti-HCV, Anti-HEV, Anti-HAV, Anti-HIV) Complete Panel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2-5 ml of Blood in

Plain vial

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Done on Monday, Wednesday & Friday.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HCV-RIBA test (for confirmation)

 

HCV RNA Quantitative

 

HBV DNA Quantitative

 

HBV DNA Qualitative

 

HIV viral load (NASBA)

 

 

 

 

 

3 ml blood in EDTA and 3 ml in plain vial

 

 

 

 

 

 

Report after 15 days

 

 

 

 

Measles IgG

Measles IgM

Mumps IgG

Mumps IgG

Varicella IgG

Varicella IgM

 

 

 

 

2-5 ml of Blood in plain vial

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Report after 1 week

 

 

Automated Blood culture for Bacteria and fungi by Bac T/Alert system

 

Mycobacterium (TB) culture by automated Bactec 960 system

 

Mycobacterium (TB) culture and 4 drug sensitivity by automated Bactec-960 system

Culture bottle to be collected from the Lab

 

 

Done on Prior Consultation

 

 

Report after three days

 

15-30 days

 

 

4- 6 weeks

 

 

PCR for Mycobacterium TB

 

 

Nested PCR for Cytomegalovirus

 

 

PCR for Toxoplasma

 

 

PCR for Leishmania

 

 

 

PCR for TB (MDR Gene)

 

 

2-5 ml of the respective clinical sample

 

Urine, blood, amniotic fluid, biopsy, gastric lavage, BAL etc.

Blood, amniotic fluid, cord blood, CSFetc

 

BM aspirate, spleenic aspirate, BM biopsy, Spleenic biopsy, blood etc

 

Respective clinical sample

 

 

3-4 days

 

 

3-4 days

 

 

3-4 days

 

 

3-4 days

 

 

 

1 week

 

 

Urinary Micro-albumin

 

 

2-5ml of urine from mixed sample of 24-hour collection

 

 

Same day

 

 

 

 Workload: Could be seen from AIIMS Annual Report

 Following Investigations are also done in Microbiology Section (Free of charges):

 

  • Location: Room No. 28, Ground floor, in the foyer of the Rajkumari Amrit Kaur OPD block of AIIMS
  • Investigations done

 

Tests done

Sample/container

Report

Urine R/E

 

 

 

Urine C/S

 

 

 

 Stool R/E

 

 

Sputum for AFB

 

 

 

 

Semen Analysis

Clean catch, midstream first morning sample (10-20 ml) in clean, leak proof glass container.

 

Sterile container to be purchased by patient (5-10 ml)

 

  

Small clean wide mouth container with proper lid (Pea size sample)

 

Clean wide mouth container

Sputum (not contaminated with saliva) for 3 consecutive days (5-10 ml)

 

5 days after sexual abstinence

Clean wide mouth container, fresh sample is collected in the laboratory

Same day

 

 

 

After 24 to 72 hours. In case of extended sensitivity requirement.

 

 Same day

 

 

Same day

 

 

 

 

Same day

 

 

  • Charges: At present, free of charge. Done on patients having valid requisition of AIIMS doctors

 

  • Workload: Could be seen from AIIMS Annual Report

 

 

Patient Education

 

1. Dr. AK Mukhopadhyay

Those who are interested in a possible logical relationship between Mind, Brain, Consciousness, Information, Self, Memes and Genes are requested to look into the website: http://www.akmukhopadhyayconsciousness.com

 

2. Dr. Sarman Singh 

Counseling clinic

Pre- and post-test counseling                                                                     

            TORCH patients                                                             

HIV/AIDS

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