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Cytology

We provide diagnostic cytology using cells from tissue fluids such as urine and sputum. We also use scrapings, washings and brushings from various parts of the body such as the skin and cervix.

We have a consultant-led fine needle aspiration service for palpable lumps. Our consultants also assist with CT, ultrasound and endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration cytology.

We provide diagnostic services for the national NHS Cervical Screening Programme using liquid-based cytology.

Our specialist services include:

  • fine needle aspirations
  • Non-gynaecological cytology
  • DDISH interpretation
  • liquid based cytology
  • HPV testing.

Latest news

April 6, 2021

SWLP says a sad farewell to virologist Dr David Carrington

The end of March marked the retirement of St George’s Hospital Virologist Dr David Carrington.

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April 6, 2021

Croydon Health Services CEO opens refurbished SWLP laboratories

On Friday 26 March, the South West London Pathology (SWLP) laboratories at Croydon University Hospital were delighted to welcome Trust Chief Executive Matthew Kershaw to open the newly refurbished laboratories.

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March 15, 2021

Blood Transfusion now live with new Laboratory Information Management System

Blood Transfusion at SWLP sites is now live with a new Laboratory Information Management System.

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March 2, 2021

Blood Transfusion service to go live with new Laboratory Information Management System

South West London Pathology (SWLP) is replacing its Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS). The new LIMS system is Winpath Enterprise from industry-leader Clinisys.

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