Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust's cytology department provides services at Manchester Cytology Centre and at The Christie.
Services available at the Manchester Cytology Centre
- Gynaecological cytology
- Non-gynaecological cytology
– Exfoliative and aspiration cytology
– Fine needle aspiration cytology
- Synovial fluid cytology
The department is open from 8.00am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday (except bank holidays). Staff members are available to give advice and answer queries between these hours.
Manchester Cytology Centre
Clinical Sciences Centre
Manchester Royal Infirmary
General enquires – 0161 276 5111
|Gynaecological samples||0161 276 5111|
|Non-gynaecological samples||0161 276 5115/5116|
|Synovial fluid samples||0161 276 5116/6727|
Services available at The Christie hospital
- Exfoliative and aspiration cytology
- Fine needle aspiration cytology
We are available at The Christie between 9.00am and 12.30pm, Monday to Friday (except bank holidays). One staff member is available for FNA services and to answer queries related to non-gynaecological cytology only.
Please note that no results can be issued from this site.
Enquiries: 0161 446 3643
(Last reviewed January 2019)