University Hospital Limerick
St Nessan's Road, Dooradoyle, Limerick, Limerick, V94 F858
Phone: 061 482254
Ground floor. Through the first double door on the left of the OPD corridor. Up one flight of stairs and turn left at the top. Laboratory reception is through the double doors at the bottom.
9am to 8pm Monday to Friday. Emergency On Call Service 10am to 1pm Saturday with an Emergency On Call Service provided from 1pm. Sunday and Public Holidays Emergency On Call Service
The Department provides a comprehensive range of analytical results, observations and interpretation for the requesting doctor as well as clinical liaison and advice. The analytical service encompasses indices of fluid balance, liver function, renal function, carbohydrate and lipid metabolism, and various hormones, proteins, enzymes, therapeutic drugs, tumour-associated substances and many other chemical and biochemical compounds.
The Serology/Immunology Laboratory provides an extensive range of laboratory investigations and clinical support to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of viral and microbial infection. The department performs a comprehensive range of serological assays for the diagnosis and monitoring of autoimmune and connective tissue disorders.
Referrals and Appointments
Available to: Inpatients Outpatients
Who needs to refer you: GP
Special instructions for patients during COVID19
We may ask you to:
- wear a face mask/other PPE
- attend at less social hours to facilitate extended operating hours of services
- attend a virtual clinic
- complete a checklist on day before coming to hospital (the checklist will be provided with your appointment letter)