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)
Question 1: How do I collect a synovial fluid sample?
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.