Diagnostic facilities available at Allpets on a daily basis include:
Full haematology, biochemistry and electrolyte analysers in our lab – with results within 20 minutes which is essential to the care of our hospitalised /critical patients. We also run profiles of the thyroid and adrenal glands to detect endocrine disorders, tests to check for FIV/FELV in the cat, snap tests to detect pancreatitis and parvovirus and BAST liver function tests.
Used to examine skin scrapings/ear swabs to detect parasites/bacteria/fungal infections, blood smears and urine samples to detect infections,crystals etc.
Assesses pet’s heart rhythm and rate as part of routine monitoring under GA or in investigation of cardiac cases
Blood Pressure Monitoring
As part of routine monitoring under GA or when suspect renal/heart diseases where hypertension common.
Allows us to fully examine the animal’s ear canal and assess the eye and its internal structures including the lens and retina. We have a daily courier to external lab in the event of specialised diagnostic tests being required on bloods or other body samples.