621511 Medical Laboratories

This U.S. industry comprises establishments known as medical laboratories primarily engaged in providing analytic or diagnostic services, including body fluid analysis, generally to the medical profession or to the patient on referral from a health practitioner.

Illustrative Examples:

Blood analysis laboratories
Medical pathology laboratories
Medical bacteriological laboratories
Medical testing laboratories
Medical forensic laboratories


Cross-References.
  • Establishments known as dental laboratories primarily engaged in making dentures, artificial teeth, and orthodontic appliances to prescription are classified in U.S. Industry 339116, Dental Laboratories;
  • Establishments known as optical laboratories primarily engaged in grinding lenses to prescription are classified in U.S. Industry 339115, Ophthalmic Goods Manufacturing; and
  • Establishments known as orthopedic laboratories primarily engaged in making orthopedic or prosthetic appliances to prescription are classified in U.S. Industry 339113, Surgical Appliance and Supplies Manufacturing.
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621511 621511 621511  Bacteriological laboratories, diagnostic
621511 621511 621511  Bacteriological laboratories, medical
621511 621511 621511  Biological laboratories, diagnostic
621511 621511 621511  Blood analysis laboratories
621511 621511 621511  Cytology health laboratories
621511 621511 621511  DNA testing laboratories
621511 621511 621511  Forensic laboratories, medical
621511 621511 621511  Genetic testing laboratories
621511 621511 621511  Laboratories, medical (except radiological, X-ray)
621511 621511 621511  Laboratory testing services, medical (except radiological, X-ray)
621511 621511 621511  Medical laboratories (except radiological, X-ray)
621511 621511 621511  Medical pathology laboratories
621511 621511 621511  Mycology health laboratories
621511 621511 621511  Parasitology health laboratories
621511 621511 621511  Pathological analysis laboratories
621511 621511 621511  Pathology laboratories, medical
621511 621511 621511  Testing laboratories, medical
621511 621511 621511  Toxicology health laboratories
621511 621511 621511  Urinalysis laboratories