Hong Kong Sanatorium and Hospital

Site

Department of Pathology

Accreditation No.

17248

Site No.

18921

Date of Accreditation

21 Jan 2011

Address

1/F Li Shu Fan Block, Hong Kong Sanatorium and Hospital, 2 Village Road, HAPPY VALLEY 0
Hong Kong

hksh.com

Contact

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

Not Applicable

Scope of Accreditation

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Immunohaematology - Blood group antibody detection Blood Duffy system; Kell system; M and N factors; Other blood group systems; Rh phenotypes
Immunohaematology - Blood grouping Blood ABO; RhD
Immunohaematology - Determination of compatibility of blood donor units Blood Direct antiglobulin test (DAT, direct Coombs test)
Examination for blood group antibodies; Group checks of patient and donor; Identification of detected antibodies
Immunohaematology - Identification and quantitation of blood group antibodies Blood; Plasma Other blood group antibodies; Red blood cell phenotyping; Rh
Immunohaematology - Issue and release of blood and blood product for transfusion Blood products Issue and release of blood and blood products for transfusion
Immunohaematology - Storage and distribution of blood and blood components Blood products Issue and release of blood and blood products for transfusion

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring Blood Cyclosporin; Sirolimus; Tacrolimus
Serum Amikacin; Digoxin; Phenytoin (dilantin); Valproate (valproic acid, epilim); Vancomycin
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers Plasma Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG); α-Fetoprotein (AFP)
Serum β2-Microglobulin (B2M)
Thyroglobulin
CA125 antigen (CA125); CA15-3 antigen (CA15-3); CA19-9 antigen (CA19-9); Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA) - Free; Prostate specific antigen (PSA) fractions and derived index
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Plasma Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH); Luteinising hormone (LH); Oestradiol; Progesterone; Prolactin
Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH); Cortisol; Insulin
Parathyroid hormone (PTH)
Plasma; Serum Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS)
Serum Growth hormone; Testosterone
Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus Blood Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function Blood Creatine kinase MB (CKMB); N-Terminal-pro b-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP); Troponin I
Plasma Creatine kinase MB (CKMB); N-Terminal-pro b-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP); Troponin T
Serum Troponin I
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of lipid profiles for diagnosis of types III and IV hyperlipidaemia Plasma HDL - Quantitation
Serum Apolipoprotein A; Apolipoprotein B
Lipoprotein subclasses
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function Plasma Magnesium; Phosphate; Uric acid
Serum Tryptase
Haptoglobins; Prealbumin
Chemical pathology - Haem related pigments and precursors (excluding porphyria) Serum Myoglobin
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Albumin
Glucose; Protein - Total
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Serum Lactate
Plasma Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Ammonia; Amylase; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Conjugated; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Corrected for albumin; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - LDL; Cholesterol - Total; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Magnesium; Phosphate; Phosphorus; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea; γ-Glutamyltransferase
Plasma; Urine Osmolality
Serum Soluble transferrin receptor (sTFR)
High sensitivity C-reactive protein (CRP)
Urine Microalbumin
Amylase; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Phosphate; Phosphorus; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urea
Chemical pathology - Investigation for folate deficiency Blood; Plasma Folate; Red blood cell folate
Chemical pathology - Investigation of maternal markers to detect foetal abnormality Plasma α-Fetoprotein (AFP)
Chemical pathology - Iron studies Plasma Ferritin; Iron; Total iron-binding capacity (TIBC)
Chemical pathology - Markers of bone metabolism Plasma Procollagen type 1 N-terminal propeptide (P1NP); β-Crosslaps
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Base excess; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Total; Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Oxygen saturation (sO2); Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); pH
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of precursor and intermediary metabolites Plasma Homocysteine
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins Plasma 25-Hydroxyvitamin D; Cobalamin (vitamin B12)
Chemical pathology - Tests for thyroid function Plasma Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH); Thyroxine (T4) - Free; Triiodothyronine (T3) - Free
Serum Thyroxine (T4) - Total; Triiodothyronine (T3) - Total
Haematology - Assessment of haemolysis or metabolic enzymes (red cell enzyme assays) Blood Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD)
Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests) Blood D-dimer
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Serum Rheumatoid factor
Anti-thyroglobulin antibodies (Tg)
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential component testing (purified native and/or recombinant allergens)) Serum Ara h1 - Peanut; Ara h2 - Peanut; Ara h3 - Peanut; Ara h8 - Peanut; Ara h9 - Peanut; Peanut specific IgE; Peanut specific IgG; Peanut specific IgG4
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential epidermal and animal protein allergens) Serum Cat dander; Cat epithelium; Dog dander; Goose feathers; Horse dander
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [egg and fowl] allergens) Serum Chicken; Egg; Egg white; Egg yolk; Turkey meat
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fish, shellfish and molluscs] allergens) Serum Blue mussel; Clam; Codfish; Crab; Crayfish; Lobster; Mackerel; Octopus; Plaice; Salmon; Sardine (pilchard); Scallop; Seafood mix; Shrimp; Sole; Squid; Swordfish; Tuna
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fruit and vegetable] allergens) Serum Celery; Garlic; Kiwi; Onion; Pumpkin; Tomato
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [meat] allergens) Serum Beef; Pork; Rabbit
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [milk] allergens) Serum Milk
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [miscellaneous] allergens) Serum Chocolate; Yeasts
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [seeds, legumes and nuts] allergens) Serum Soy bean
Almond; Brazil nut; Cashew nut; Coconut; Corn; Hazelnut; Macadamia nut; Maize; Oat; Peanut; Pecan nut; Pinenut; Pumpkin seed; Rice; Rye; Sesame seed; Soy bean; Sunflower seed; Walnut; Wheat
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential grass pollen allergens) Serum Bermuda grass; Cultivated rye; Perennial rye grass; Sweet vernal grass; Timothy grass; Wild rye grass
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential insect allergens) Serum Cockroach; Mosquito
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential microorganism allergens) Serum Alternaria alternata; Aspergillus fumigatus; Candida albicans; Cladosporium herbarum; Setomelanomma rostrata (Helminthosporium halodes); Mould mix
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential mite allergens) Serum Blomia tropicalis house dust mite; Dermatophagoides farinae house dust mite; Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus house dust mite
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential occupational allergens) Serum Latex; Mould mix
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential tree pollen allergens) Serum Alder; American beech; Elm; Eucalyptus; Grey alder; Hazel; Maple leaf sycamore; Oak; Olive; Silver birch; Tree mix; Willow salix
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential venom allergens) Serum Common wasp (yellow jacket) venom; Honey bee venom
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential weed pollen allergens) Serum Common ragweed; Giant ragweed; Western ragweed
Immunopathology - Quantitation of complement proteins Serum Complement components C3 and C4
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Serum; Urine Detection and quantitation of free kappa and free lambda light chains
Characterisation of paraproteins; Detection and amount of paraproteins; Detection of Bence Jones proteins; Immunoglobulin A (IgA) - Kappa; Immunoglobulin A (IgA) - Lambda; Immunoglobulin D (IgD) - Kappa; Immunoglobulin D (IgD) - Lambda; Immunoglobulin E (IgE) - Kappa; Immunoglobulin E (IgE) - Lambda; Immunoglobulin G (IgG) - Kappa; Immunoglobulin G (IgG) - Lambda; Immunoglobulin M (IgM) - Kappa; Immunoglobulin M (IgM) - Lambda; Monoclonal proteins; Protein classes; α1-Globulin; α2-Globulin; β-Globulin; γ-Globulin
Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Total immunoglobulin G
Serum Total immunoglobulin E
Immunoglobulin subclasses; Total immunoglobulin A; Total immunoglobulin G; Total immunoglobulin M
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Diagnosis of pregnancy Serum Detection of human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Infertility (including in-vitro fertilisation) related endocrinology Plasma Oestradiol
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Serum Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody
Cytomegalovirus (CMV); Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgG; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgM; Hepatitis A virus antibody (anti-HAV) - IgG; Hepatitis A virus antibody (anti-HAV) - IgM; Hepatitis B virus (HBV); Hepatitis B virus core antibody (anti-HBc) - IgM; Hepatitis B virus core antibody (anti-HBc) - Total; Hepatitis B virus envelope antibody (anti-HBe); Hepatitis B virus envelope antigen (HBe Ag); Hepatitis B virus surface antibody (anti-HBs); Hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBs Ag); Hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBs Ag) - Quantitative; Hepatitis C virus (HCV); Hepatitis C virus antibody (anti-HCV) - Total; Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV); Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) p24 antigen; Human immunodeficiency virus type 1/2 (HIV-1/2) 1/2 antibodies; Human immunodeficiency virus type 1/2 (HIV-1/2) antigen; Rubella IgG antibody; Rubella IgM antibody

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Haematology - Bone marrow examination Bone marrow Examination of aspirated material
Examination of aspirated material
Haematology - Diagnosis of thalassemia Blood Examination of haemoglobin H (HbH)
Examination of haemoglobin H (HbH)
Haemoglobin A2 (HbA2) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin F (HbF) - Quantitation
Haematology - Examination of blood films by special staining Blood Malaria
Malaria
Haematology - Full blood examination Blood Morphology
Differential number; Erythrocyte count (red blood cell count, RBCC); Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Haemoglobin (Hb); Leucocyte count (white blood cell count, WBCC); Mean corpuscular haemoglobin (MCH); Mean corpuscular haemoglobin concentration (MCHC); Mean corpuscular volume (MCV); Platelet count; Reticulocytes
Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests) Blood Activated protein C (APC) resistance; Anti-thrombin III; Factor IX; Factor VIII; Lupus anticoagulant; Protein C and protein S
Platelet function (PFA)
Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); D-dimer; Fibrinogen; Prothrombin time (PT); Thrombin time (TT)
Haematology - Limited blood examination Blood Erythrocyte (RBC) sedimentation rate (ESR)
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Blood Malaria

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Cervical cytological investigation for abnormalities, precancerous or cancerous changes or conditions Cervical smear; Cervical tissue Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cervical cytological material
Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Non-gynaecological cytological investigations of body fluids, exudates, washings and brushings from non-squamous mucosal sites for the detection of malignancy Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Other body fluids; Sputum; Urine; Washings or brushings from other sites Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cytology samples
Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Non-gynaecological cytological investigations on samples obtained via fine needle aspiration biopsy Fine needle aspirates (FNA) Cytological examination; Review and reporting of fine needle aspiration samples
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Examination of biopsy material Formalin fixed tissue; Fresh tissue; Smears Review and reporting of biopsy material to identify or exclude morphological abnormalities
Review and reporting of biopsy material to identify or exclude morphological abnormalities
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Gene probes using paraffin in-situ hybridisation techniques (chromogenic/silver) Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections Detection of nucleic acid targets - Various
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immediate frozen section diagnosis Fresh tissue; Smears; Tissue imprint Intra-operative consultation and examination of biopsy material
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immunohistochemical (immunofluorescence) investigation Fixed cytological smears; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Fresh tissue; Frozen tissue Detection of antigenic targets - Various

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Serum Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA); Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA)
Anti-EJ antibodies; Anti-Jo-1 antibodies; Anti-Ku antibodies; Anti-La antibodies; Anti-Mi-2 antibodies; Anti-NOR 90 antibodies; Anti-NXP2 antibodies; Anti-OJ antibodies; Anti-PL-12 antibodies; Anti-PL-7 antibodies; Anti-PM-Sc1 antibodies (PM1); Anti-Pm/Scl-100 antibodies; Anti-Pm/Scl-75 antibodies; Anti-RNA polymerase III - RP11, RP155; Anti-Ro antibodies; Anti-Ro-52 antibodies; Anti-SUMO activating enzyme antibodies (SAE); Anti-Scl-70 antibodies; Anti-Smith antibodies (Sm); Anti-centromere protein A antibodies (Cenp-A); Anti-centromere protein B antibodies (Cenp-B); Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA); Anti-fibrillarin antibodies; Anti-histone antibodies (AHA); Anti-melanoma differentiation associated gene 5 antibodies (MDA5); Anti-mitochondrial antibodies (AMA, AMA M1, AMA M2); Anti-nucleosome antibodies; Anti-platelet derived growth factor (PDGF); Anti-proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA); Anti-ribonucleoprotein antibodies (RNP); Anti-ribosomal P protein antibodies; Anti-signal recognition particle antibodies (SRP); Anti-transcription intermediary factor antibodies (TIF1); Anti-tyrosine hydroxylase antibodies (Th/To)
Anti-Pm/Scl antibodies; Anti-cardiolipin antibodies (ACA); Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (CCP); Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA); Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-myeloperoxidase antibodies (MPO); Anti-proteinase 3 antibodies (PR3); Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPO); Anti-thyrotropin receptor antibodies (TSHR); Anti-β2-glycoprotein-I antibodies
Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria Faeces Helicobacter pylori antigen
Clostridioides difficile toxin
Urine Legionella antigen
Streptococcus pneumoniae
Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Tests for antigen lymphocyte stimulation Blood Mycobacterial antigen lymphocyte stimulation
Microbiology - Mycology - Detection, isolation and identification of yeasts and fungal elements Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Serum Cryptococcus antigen
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Serum Epstein-Barr virus IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr virus IgM antibody
Dengue virus IgG antibody; Dengue virus IgM antibody; Dengue virus NS1 antigen
Helicobacter pylori
Measles virus; Varicella zoster virus (VZV)
Parvovirus IgG antibody; Parvovirus IgM antibody
Brucella abortus antibody; Brucella melitensis antibody
Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody
Chlamydia trachomatis; Chlamydial spp. IgG antibody; Chlamydial spp. IgM antibody; Herpes simplex virus (HSV); Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Entamoeba histolytica
Infectious mononucleosis

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Detection of faecal occult blood Faeces Blood
Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria Blood Bacteria; Cultured pathogens identification; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Cultured pathogens identification
Isolates Antibiotic susceptibility
Urine Bilirubin; Casts; Crystals; Epithelial cells; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Glucose; Ketones; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Nitrite; Proteins; Specific gravity; Urobilinogen; pH
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria) Cervical specimen; Genital swabs; Nasal swabs; Rectal swabs Streptococcus agalactiae (Streptococcus group B); Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (mycobacteria) Sputum Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Detection and identification of mycobacteria Ascitic fluid; Aspirates; Blood; Bone marrow; Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Faeces; Gastric lavage; Gastrointestinal fluid; General swabs; Isolates; Lymph node fluid; Other body fluids; Pericardial fluid; Peritoneal fluid; Pus; Respiratory specimens; Skin swabs; Sputum; Tissues; Urine; Wound swabs Mycobacteria detection
Microbiology - Mycology - Detection, isolation and identification of yeasts and fungal elements Aspirates; Blood; Bronchial lavage; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Fluids; General swabs; Genital swabs; Hair; Isolates; Nails; Ocular specimens; Plasma; Respiratory specimens; Respiratory swabs; Serum; Skin; Skin scrapings; Sputum; Tissues; Urine; Wound swabs Fungi identification; Fungi susceptibility
Smears Fungi identification
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Faeces Amoebae; Ova; Parasites
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Serum Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Gene probes using paraffin fluorescence in-situ hybridisation (FISH) Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections Detection of nucleic acid targets - Various
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria) Bacterial isolates Pan-bacterial 16s
Faeces Clostridioides difficile toxin
Campylobacter coli; Campylobacter jejuni; Escherichia coli - Enteroinvasive (EIEC); Salmonella spp.; Shigella spp.; Shiga toxin
Genital swabs; Urine Chlamydia trachomatis; Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Respiratory specimens; Sputum Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses) Aspirates; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Sputum; Throat swabs Adenovirus; Enterovirus; Human coronavirus NL63; Human coronavirus 229E; Human coronavirus HKU1; Human coronavirus OC43; Human metapneumovirus; Influenza A virus H1 - 2009 pandemic strain; Influenza A virus H3; Influenza B virus; Parainfluenza virus type 1/2/3/4; Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) A/B; Rhinovirus
Cervical specimen; Genital swabs Human papilloma virus (HPV)
Human papilloma virus (HPV)
Faeces Norovirus; Rotavirus
Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs Influenza A virus H1 - 2009 pandemic strain; Influenza A virus H1/09; Influenza A virus H3
Nasopharyngeal swabs Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Quantitation of microbial nucleic acids Blood Cytomegalovirus (CMV) viral load
Plasma Epstein-Barr virus viral load
Plasma; Serum Hepatitis B virus (HBV) viral load; Hepatitis C virus (HCV) viral load
Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow Blood borne tumours
Blood; Bone marrow; Fluids; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Tissues Solid tumours
Blood; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections Microsatellite instability analysis
Blood borne tumours; Solid tumours
Fluids; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Tissues Solid tumours
Solid tumours
Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow Blood borne tumours
Blood borne tumours
Blood borne tumours
Blood; Bone marrow; Fluids; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Tissues Solid tumours
Blood; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections Microsatellite instability analysis
Blood borne tumours; Solid tumours
Fluids; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Tissues Solid tumours
Solid tumours
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted genes Blood Inherited cancer syndromes
Inherited cancer syndromes
Blood; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections Blood borne tumours; Solid tumours
Molecular genetics - Predictive genetic testing - Targeted genes Blood Inherited blood borne tumours
Inherited cancer syndromes
Blood; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections Blood borne tumours; Solid tumours
Microsatellite instability analysis
Molecular genetics - Screening for an unknown mutation - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow Blood borne tumours
Blood; Bone marrow; Fluids; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Tissues Solid tumours

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Immunopathology - Characterisation of leucocyte surface antigens (including immunophenotyping) Blood CD16; CD19; CD3; CD4; CD56; CD8
Immunopathology - Procedures related to the collection, processing, storage and issue of human haemopoietic progenitor cells Blood; Haemopoietic progenitor cells Enumeration of CD34+ cells; Storage (includes freezing/thawing)

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