Clinical Pathology

Clinical pathology services offered by the University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center includes hematology, coagulation, and biochemical testing, urinalysis, and body fluid analysis for a variety of species, including dogs, cats, horses, cows, pigs, poultry, camelids, rodents, non-human primates, reptiles, and fish.

Large Animal Hospital,
Lewis Small Animal Hospital,
Piper Equine Hospital

Make an appointment

Phone number

Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


1365 Gortner Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108
United States

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  • Hematology
  • Hemostasis
  • Urinalysis
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Immunology
  • Cytology

Special Equipment

  • Advia 2120 Hematology Analyzer
  • Beckman AU480 Chemistry Analyzer
  • i-STAT Blood Gas Analyzer
  • IL ACL TOP 300 Coagulation Analyzer

Useful information

Participation in external proficiency testing through the Veterinary Laboratory Association Quality Assurance Program and internal quality control protocols guarantee quality assurances. 


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