A study carried out by Microbiologists at St George’s Hospital, using test data from South West London Pathology (SWLP) laboratories, shows that patients with laboratory evidence of Covid-19 in the first wave of the pandemic were 94% protected against reinfection in the second wave.
- Search Tests
South West London Pathology
An award winning NHS partnership providing a highly dependable, clinically assured and cost effective diagnostic pathology service.
South West London Pathology is an award winning pathology partnership set up by St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and Croydon Health Services NHS Trust to provide a single, integrated pathology service across South West London and beyond.Find out more
Watch our YouTube channel
We have teamed up with the Royal College of Pathologists to create a series of videos for patients, students and the general public.
We provide tests for a wide
Find out more
variety of healthcare providers
We can perform hundreds of types of tests. Our 24 hour consultant-led service is available to assist with interpretation of results, the selection of appropriate tests and clinical management.Search tests
We provide all the consumables you need in order to use our service. Registered users can access the store and place orders for test tubes, pots and other items.Access store
The new website offers a clear and simple navigation, a detailed test database with an easy-to-use search function and a consumables section which is linked to the test database, making it easy for users to find the type of container (test tubes, urine pots etc) that they need for specific tests.
Due to staffing pressures at the Immunology laboratory at St George’s Hospital, it is anticipated that allergy blood tests will be processed with an extended turnaround time of up to three weeks. This is expected to last through November and December.
At the beginning of 2021, South West London Pathology (SWLP) will be introducing the Enhanced Liver Fibrosis (ELF™) Test from Siemens to our repertoire. The test can initially be requested by GPs in the borough of Wandsworth.