Cytology

Cytology

Cytology

Associates in Pathology, S.C. offers a CAP certified cytology laboratory offering diagnoses for gynecologic (GYN), non-gynecologic (NGC), human papillomavirus (HPV), Chlamydia trachomatis/Neisseria gonorrhea (CT/NG), and fine needle aspiration (FNA) specimens.  We are equipped with the latest technology utilizing the ThinPrep Imaging System and Roche Cobas 4800 System.

The Cytology Department is directed by Tracy L. Cousins, M.D. who is board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology with additional certifications in cytopathology and hematopathology.  We have ASCP certified cytotechnologists including one with a molecular biology certification.

We offer:

  • adequacy checks for FNAs
  • follow-up letters for abnormal GYN cases
  • monthly summary of cytology cases available upon request
  • supplies available upon request
  • results available by phone, fax, mail or interface