A comprehensive range of clinical pathology services specifically designed for the particular needs of equine vets
Cytology is a straight-forward and valuable diagnostic technique for the investigation of cellular pathology.
Skin scrapings and hair plucks are examined microscopically for ectoparasites and dermatophytes
Including tests to investigate Equine Metabolic Syndrome (EMS), Pituitary Pars Intermedia Dysfunction (PPID) and pregnancy diagnosis
A useful diagnostic step for the investigation of weight loss, recurrent colic and diarrhoea/colitis cases
Haematological assessment can be help to support a diagnosis of anaemia, haemoconcentration, and bacterial or viral infections.
Samples can be cultured under aerobic, microaerophillic and anaerobic conditions using a variety of non-selective and selective culture media
Our diagnostic testing protocols are carried out in accordance with a stringent quality assurance policy
Serum samples can tested for Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Lyme Disease (Borrelia burgdorferi).
What our clients say
Liphook Equine Hospital Laboratory has always given me excellent service. The staff are friendly, knowledgeable and nothing is too much trouble. Their sample processing is very quick and clinical interpretations are very helpful. — , Shotter and Byers Equine Veterinary Services, Surrey