Latest news & updates

  • 8 May 2017: New cortisol method in use from today.
  • 3 May 2017: Biochemistry upgrade from Monday 8 May to Monday 5 June may affecti non-urgent tests - read more...
  • 19 April 2017: Calcitonin - fasting recommended but no longer essential.
  • 10 April 2017: Due to changes in the formulation of Lucozade it is no longer suitable as an alternative to Polycal in the Glucose Tolerance Test protocols (see dynamic function tests). The protocols have been amended - DO NOT use Lucozade for these tests.

Pathology Home

General Enquiries (direct lines)

 

Biochemistry, Immunology, Haematology and Blood Transfusion      

01273 664664

Microbiology & Infection, Virology and Microbiological Serology

01273 664619

Histology

01273 696955 ext.4110

Cytology

01273 664414

 

Please note that results cannot be accessed through this site.

 

Frontier Pathology,
Royal Sussex County Hospital,
Eastern Road,
Brighton BN2 5BE.
Frontier Pathology,
Princess Royal Hospital,
Lewes Road,
Haywards Heath,
West Sussex RH16 4EX
 

Main switchboard: 01273 696955

Main switchboard:  01444 441881

Pathology is situated above A&E on level 6 of the Tower Block. The laboratories are situated on the first floor of the main building (above A&E).

 

About this site

Our site is aimed at healthcare professionals who use our service. It illustrates the division of services within Frontier Pathology at Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust, and aims to give a comprehensive view of the variety of diagnostic tests that are available to support the management of patients.

We have taken care to ensure that the information contained in this website is accurate, complete and kept up-to-date. Laboratory science is constantly changing, however, and we cannot guarantee that all of the information is accurate and consistent with current NHS practice. If you have any questions relating to the content of this site please contact us.

Frontier Pathology is not responsible for the content of any external sites.