Hematology Laboratory

HematologyOur Services

  • Hematology, urinalysis, coagulation
  • Hematology services: Sample analysis and interpretation (clinical and research, multiple species) Send-out services for tests not offered in-house

Appointments & Lab Hours

Hours of operation: Routine hours M-F 8a-5p, Saturday 8a-noon.  Available for STAT processing M-F 5p-midnight, Saturday noon - Midnight and Sunday 8a -midnight.  Special arrangements must be made with the laboratory for submission of samples from referring veterinarians, including those for STAT testing.

Tests Offered In-House

  • Complete blood count (CBC)
  • Coombs' test
  • Crossmatch
  • D- Dimer
  • Fibrinogen
  • Mycoplasm haemofelis PCR
  • Packed volume cell
  • Platelet count
  • PT
  • PTT
  • Reticulocyte count
  • Serum protein electrophoresis
  • Urinalysis
Special Equipment & Technology
Advia 2120i Hematology Analyzer Complete blood counts Complete blood counts (PCV, hemoglobin, RBC count, MCV, MCHC, WBC count, platelet count, manual differential and smear evaluation)
Diagnostica Stago ATIII, PT, PTT, fibrinogen
Cliniscan 2 Densitometer Serum protein
Harleco Midas III Automated Stainer

Wright-Giemsa staining 


Jana Fletcher , laboratory supervisor (consulting and scheduling)
Ph: (614) 292-7955
fletcher [dot] 51 [at] osu [dot] edu

Rm 0044
Veterinary Medical Center
601 Vernon L. Tharp Street


Fee for service payment. Please contact the fletcher [dot] 51 [at] osu [dot] edu.