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Diagnostic services

Radiology Department

The Imaging department is staffed by experienced professionals and is equipped with state of the art equipment, including its own Siemens CT scanner and Siemens 1.5 Tesla MRI scanner, ultrasound and digital fluroscopy. The range of services on offer includes:

Aortic Aneurysm

Arthrograms

Breast

Intravenous Urograms (IVU)

Doppler (Vascular)

Mammography - digital

Abdominal

Plain Films

Renal

Musculo skeletal

Pelvic

CT

DIGITAL fluoroscopy/ contrast studies

MRI

All Barium Studies

MRCP

Herniograms

MRA

Micturating Cystograms (Uro-dynamics)

Neurology

 

For plain films, appointments can be offered as early as the day of referral. For other procedures, depending on the preparation and speciality, an appointment may be offered within the next 5 days.

Opening hours

Monday - Friday 8.30am - 6.00pm

Telephone 01257 237006

Pathology

Pathology/phlebotomy service is available routinely at all clinics.

Pathology specimens are tested by CPA accredited laboratories with

Fast turnaround times; most results can be made available in 24-48 hours.

The department’s services include:

  • Histology and cytology (including smear testing,
  • Liquid based cytology and one stop Breast clinics)
  • Microbiology (including MRSA screening, routineculture/sensitivity)
  • Haematology (including full blood count, ESR, coagulation)
  • Biochemistry (including U&E, LFT, TFT, tumour markers and G.T.T. by appointment)
  • Serology (including auto antibodies, Rheumatoid testing)
  • Blood transfusion service, (including group and cross matching)

The department also has newly launched tests available e.g. Complex PSA, results will be posted to the referring clinician or can be faxed by request if urgent.

Endoscopy

Euxton Hall Hospital offers open access to gastroscopy and flexible

sigmoidoscopy in its specially designed day unit. Euxton Hall is fully equipped to offer the following procedures:

  • Gastroscopy, examination of the oesophagus, stomach and duodenum
  • Sigmoidoscopy, examination of the lower bowel, biopsy & polyp removal
  • Colonoscopy, large intestine examination for inflamed tissue, abnormal growths
  • Ulcers & bleeding, ERCP – including therapeutic procedures

For more information or to book appointments please call:

01257 237022 or 01257 237002