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Synovial fluid cytology FAQs

These are some of the most frequently asked questions about using our synovial fluid cytology service.

If your question is not answered here, try the synovial fluid user guide or contact us.


(Last updated June 2nd 2016)

We provide paediatric lithium heparin anticoagulant bottles for synovial fluid collection.

Contact us on 0161 276 5115, 0161 276 5116 or 0161 276 6727 for bottles and request forms.

See our synovial fluid user guide for detailed information on specimen collection and transportation.