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

Blood Bank

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
Clinical Chemistry

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)
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
Thyroglobulin
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Plasma Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH); Cortisol; Insulin
Parathyroid hormone (PTH)
Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH); Luteinising hormone (LH); Oestradiol; Progesterone; Prolactin
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 Amylase; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Phosphate; Phosphorus; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urea
Microalbumin
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 (CTX)
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 Anti-thyroglobulin antibodies (Tg)
Rheumatoid factor
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 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
Haematology

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
Histopathology

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 (FFPE) tissues 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 (FFPE) tissues; Fresh tissue; Frozen tissue Detection of antigenic targets - Various
Immunology

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/Scl antibodies; 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 Measles virus; Varicella zoster virus (VZV)
Dengue virus IgG antibody; Dengue virus IgM antibody; Dengue virus NS1 antigen
Helicobacter pylori
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
Epstein-Barr virus IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr virus IgM antibody
Infectious mononucleosis
Microbiology

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
Molecular Pathology

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 (FFPE) tissues 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, COVID)
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 (FFPE) tissues; Tissues Solid tumours
Blood; Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues Blood borne tumours; Solid tumours
Microsatellite instability analysis
Fluids; Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues; 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 (FFPE) tissues; Tissues Solid tumours
Blood; Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues Blood borne tumours; Solid tumours
Microsatellite instability analysis
Fluids; Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues; 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 (FFPE) tissues 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 (FFPE) tissues 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 (FFPE) tissues; Tissues Solid tumours
Stem Cell Transplantation

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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