Cytology Laboratory

Jennyfer Oelrich
Gerlinde Finger
Manuela Müller
Inken Junge

Physician Team:
Dr. med. P. Schafhausen
Dr. med. A. Asemissen


  • Cytomorphologic differentiation of peripheral blood cells and bone marrow
  • Special stains for blood- and bone marrow cells
  • Tumor cytology: pleural fluid, ascitic fluid, cerebrospinal fluid

Specimen Submission
Monday to Friday 8:00 - 16:00
cito: please call 53984

Differential blood count (DBC)

  • Peripheral blood in red EDTA-tubes
Bone marrow cytology

  • Bone marrow aspirate (please include tissue pieces) in red EDTA-tubes, Mark-cylinder prepared onto glass slide, not stained (contact us if necessary)

Please send the following materials unstained and without additives

  • Cerebrospinal fluid
  • Fluid samples drained from (pleural-, peritoneal, and pericardial cavity, etc.)

Important: Tests can be ordered through SOARIAN under “Hämatologische Diagnostik” (hematology diagnostics). We ask that you always include diagnosis and specific question in the service request.

You can consult us anytime on extension -(9)53984 !

Mailing address:
Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf
Zentrum für Onkologie
II. Medizinische Klinik
Gebäude O38, 1. OG, Raum 123
Martinistr. 52
20246 Hamburg

Phone: 040 / 7410 - (9) 53984
Fax: 040 / 7410 -55477