Medical Microbiology and Parasitology


Units and Services


The laboratory renders diagnostic services in the areas of bacteriology, mycology, parasitology and microbial immunology. There are several units/benches - The CSF and Urine bench, the main bench, serology bench, The Tuberculosis and Leprosy Laboratory and the Research Laboratory. Services rendered include:-

Infection Control Unit

The Special Treatment Clinic (STC) is a specialized clinic for the diagnosis and appropriate treatment of Infections such as Sexually Transmitted Infections and endemic treponematodes.
This clinic is run in conjunction with the Community Medicine Department.

Clinical Consultation

Clinical Consultation for review and co-management of inpatient with infectious diseases.

Operating Hours

The laboratory is open 24 hours everyday to cater for both routine and emergency samples. The clinic runs on weekdays from 8am -1pm

Dr. E. A. O. Afolayan
HOD Microbiology and Parasitology.
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