Immunohistochemical staining and molecule pathological study of histological (tissue samples) and cytological (cell samples) laboratory studies are performed in the unit.
Enquiries about study results should be directed to the hospital unit where the sample has been taken.
The service division of pathology of public utility Tyks-Sapa has been granted a quality certificate by the Qualification section of Labquality Oy. Our system has been designed according to the standards of the quality certificate. The standard is defined by the Finnish Division of the International Academy of Pathology.
As a teaching hospital, our unit incorporates bachelors of medicine and students of nursing work in practical internship. As a university hospital, we participate in medical and nursing research and trials of our speciality.
People in charge:
Head of service division, head physician Markku Kallajoki, tel. 02 3131680
Head physician, professor Ilmo Leivo, tel. 02
Director of nursing Benita Paloheinä, tel. 02
Administrative head specialist Heikki Aho, tel.
02 313 1669
Administrative head nurse Tuula Aarikka, tel. 02