Department of Pathology

Faculty of Medicine



(i)Technical training

  • Medical Laboratory Technologists

(II). Diagnostic Histopathology services to hospitals

  1. Teaching Hospital Peradeniya.
  2. Teaching Hospital Kandy.
  3. Provide diagnostic services to regional district and base hospitals without histopathology service.
  4. Provide expert opinion in diagnostic difficulties for regional pathologists

(iii). Specialized diagnostic services

  • Renal Pathology
  • Muscular disorders with immune and enzyme histochemistry
  • Gastro-intestinal and liver pathology
  • Lymphoma
  • Immunohistochemical services ( breast carcinoma receptors and others)
  • Immunofluoresecnece for renal and skin disorders

Immunohistochemical staining for

  • Immuno markers of  lymphoma
  • Immuno markers- Breast carcinoma (ER/PR/Ner 2neu)
  • Muscleimmuno histochemistry and  enzyme histochemistry
  • Immuno fluorescence slides in Skin and Renal

(i). Haematology clinic  at General Hospital Peradeniya
(ii) Diagnostic Haematology Laboratory services for

  • General Hospital Peradeniya.
  • General Hospital Kandy.
  • Outstation hospitals: Base hospitals Gampola, Nawalapitiya, Mawanella, Matale, Dambulla

(ii). Special diagnostic services for                Investigation of haemolytic anima.