The Histopathology Department is situated within the Pathology Laboratory at Letterkenny University Hospital. It is concerned with the diagnosis of cellular abnormalities within tissues and cells by microscopic examination and the undertaking of Post Mortem examinations.
Read or download the Histopathology User Manual.
Read the Pathology Department General User Guide
|Dr. G.M. O’Dowd
|Dr. K.M. Dillon
|Dr. H. Gyorffy
|Dr. F. Sokol
|Technical enquiries - Histopathology
||Chief Medical Scientist
|Enquiries - Mortuary
||Senior Mortuary Technician
For all enquiries regarding Histopathology reports, please ring the Histopathology Secretaries.
Routine Opening Hours
Histopathology: Monday to Friday. 9am to 5pm
Mortuary: Monday to Friday. 8am to 4.30pm
Outside these hours the Consultant “on-call” can be contacted for advice via the main switchboard at Letterkenny University Hospital (Tel: 074 9125888).
The Histopathology Department is closed at weekends and on Public Holidays.
A Post Mortem Service is available on Saturday mornings and Public Holidays after prior arrangement with the Consultant Pathologist “on-call” and Senior Mortuary Technician.
(LR-HISTO-0098 Revision 48, date modified 10.10.2023. Change Description: MP-GEN-0064, General User Manual updated (Rev 8). Change detail listed within document. NOTE: If printed, information on this page is only valid on day of printing.)