PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA

Site

Fiona Stanley Hospital

Accreditation No.

2392

Site No.

22309

Date of Accreditation

19 May 2015

Address

Building A, 9 Robin Warren Drive
Murdoch, WA 6150
Australia

pathwest.com.au

Contact

Mrs Katherine Smith P: +61 (08) 61522822

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

GX (General)

Scope of Accreditation

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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04 Aug 2023

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04 Mar 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Creatinine; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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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 of nipple discharge or smears from squamous mucosal sites for the detection of cancerous or precancerous changes Anus smears; Lip smears; Mouth smears; Nipple discharge; Nose smears; Skin smears 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
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; Sentinel node; Smears; Tissue imprint Immediate imprint cytology diagnosis; Intra-operative consultation and examination of biopsy material; Rapid onsite evaluation (ROSE)
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immunohistochemical (immunofluorescence) investigation Fixed cytological smears; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sectionsNULL Detection of antigenic targets - Various
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Mortuary facilities Body Assessment - Level 2 mortuary

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Human Pathology

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04 Mar 2021

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

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Human Pathology

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Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals Plasma Ethanol
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring Plasma; Serum Amikacin; Carbamazepine; Cyclosporin; Digoxin; Gentamicin (cidomycin, septopal, genticyn, garamycin); Lithium; Methotrexate; Paracetamol (acetaminophen); Phenytoin (dilantin); Theophylline; Tobramycin; Valproate (valproic acid, epilim); Vancomycin
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers Plasma; Serum CA125 antigen (CA125); CA15-3 antigen (CA15-3); CA19-9 antigen (CA19-9); Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA) fractions and derived index; α-Fetoprotein (AFP)
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Plasma C-peptide; Cortisol; Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH); Insulin; Luteinising hormone (LH); Macroprolactin; Oestradiol; Parathyroid hormone (PTH); Procalcitonin; Progesterone; Prolactin; Testosterone
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function Plasma; Serum Troponin I
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of lipid profiles for diagnosis of types III and IV hyperlipidaemia Plasma Apolipoprotein A; Apolipoprotein B; HDL - Quantitation; Lipoprotein subclasses
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function Plasma α1-Antitrypsin
Plasma; Urine Caeruloplasmin; Haptoglobins; Uric acid
Chemical pathology - Haem related pigments and precursors (excluding porphyria) Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Bilirubin; Methaemalbumin; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Oxyhaemoglobin
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Glucose; Protein - Total
Plasma; Serum Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Ammonia; Amylase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Any fractions; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Corrected for albumin; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - LDL; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urea; γ-Glutamyltransferase
Plasma; Serum; Urine Osmolality
Urine Albumin; Amylase; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Magnesium; Phosphorus; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urea; Uric acid
Chemical pathology - Iron studies Plasma Ferritin; Iron; Transferrin
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH
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
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Serum Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPO)
Immunopathology - Quantitation of complement proteins Plasma; Serum Complement components C3 and C4
Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses Plasma Immunoglobulin subclasses; Total immunoglobulin A; Total immunoglobulin G; Total immunoglobulin M
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Diagnosis of pregnancy Plasma Detection of human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Diagnosis or follow up of threatened abortion and/or diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy Plasma Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) - Quantitative total
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted genes Blood Familial hyperaldosteronism; Familial hypercholesterolemia; Familial hypocalciuric hypercalcaemia; Maturity onset diabetes of the young (MODY); Thyroid hormone resistance
Molecular genetics - Screening for an unknown mutation - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood Familial hyperaldosteronism; Familial hypercholesterolemia; Familial hypocalciuric hypercalcaemia; Maturity onset diabetes of the young (MODY); Thyroid hormone resistance

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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04 Aug 2023

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04 Mar 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

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Human Pathology

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Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus Blood Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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04 Aug 2023

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04 Mar 2021

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

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Human Pathology

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04 Aug 2023

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04 Mar 2021

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Cytogenetics - Detection of defined, unbalanced chromosomal abnormalities by in-situ hybridisation techniques Blood; Bone marrow; Other body fluids; Tissues Cytogenetic analysis and reporting
Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of balanced and/or unbalanced chromosome abnormalities Blood Chromosomal rearrangement; Cytogenetic analysis and reporting
Blood; Bone marrow; Lymph nodes Chromosomal rearrangement; Cytogenetic analysis and reporting; Karyomapping for known single gene disorders
Haematology - Bone marrow examination Bone marrow Examination of aspirated material
Haematology - Examination of blood films by special staining Blood Malaria
Haematology - Full blood examination Blood Differential number; 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); Mean platelet volume (MPV); Nucleated red blood cells (NRBC); Platelet count; Red blood cell distribution width (RDW); Red blood cell index or indices; Reticulocytes
Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests) Plasma Plasminogen activator inhibitor
Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); Anti-Xa activity; Anti-thrombin III; Circulating coagulation factor inhibitors; D-dimer; Dabigatran; Factor VIII; Fibrinogen; International normalised ratio (INR); Lupus anticoagulant; Plasminogen; Protein C and protein S; Prothrombin time (PT); Rivaroxaban - Anti-Xa; Thrombin time (TT); Von Willebrand factor (vWF); Von Willebrand factor (vWF) activity - Ristocetin co-factor assay
Collagen binding activity
Heparin induced thrombotic thrombocytopenia (HITT)
Thrombin anti-thrombin complex (TAT)
Platelet aggregation
Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); D-dimer; Fibrinogen; International normalised ratio (INR); Prothrombin time (PT); Thrombin time (TT)
ADAMTS-13 activity
Platelet function (PFA)
Haematology - Limited blood examination Blood Erythrocyte (RBC) sedimentation rate (ESR)
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 Antibody absorption; Antibody elution; Antibody titration; Direct antiglobulin test (DAT, direct Coombs test); Other blood group antibodies; Red blood cell phenotyping; Rh
Immunohaematology - Identification of granulocyte antibodies Blood Granulocyte specific antibodies
Immunohaematology - Identification of platelet antibodies Blood Human platelet antigen (HPA) antibodies; Platelet specific antibodies
Immunohaematology - Identification of platelet antigens Blood Human platelet antigen (HPA) typing; Platelet specific antigens
Immunohaematology - Investigation of blood transfusion reactions Blood; Blood products Antibodies; Direct antiglobulin test (DAT, direct Coombs test); Examination for blood group antibodies; Group checks of patient and donor; Identification of detected antibodies
Immunohaematology - Issue and release of blood and blood product for transfusion Blood; Blood products; Cryoprecipitate; Fresh frozen plasma (FFP); Platelets Issue and release of blood and blood products for transfusion
Immunohaematology - Storage and distribution of blood and blood components Blood; Blood products; Cryoprecipitate; Fresh frozen plasma (FFP); Platelets Issue and release of blood and blood products for transfusion
Immunopathology - Characterisation of leucocyte surface antigens (including immunophenotyping) Blood; Bone marrow; Fluids; Fresh tissue CD34; Leukaemia screen; Lymphocyte surface markers; Lymphoma screen; Myeloma screen; Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (PNH) surface markers
Immunopathology - Procedures related to the collection, processing, storage and issue of human haemopoietic progenitor cells Haemopoietic progenitor cells Clonogenic assays (culture) of harvested bone marrow/peripheral blood progenitor cells/cord blood stem cells; Enumeration of CD34+ cells; Processing; Storage (includes freezing/thawing); Total leucocyte number
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Blood Malaria
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Blood Infectious mononucleosis
Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted genes Blood; Serum Factor V Leiden; Nucleic acid analysis for known variants; Platelet antigen genotyping; Prothrombin variant; Red cell antigen genotyping
Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Blood Factor V Leiden; Nucleic acid analysis for known variants; Prothrombin variant; Red cell antigen genotyping
Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted genes Blood; Bone marrow Isocitrate dehydrogenase IDH1 and IDH2 mutation analysis
Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted panels for non-inherited (somatic) DNA/RNA changes Blood; Bone marrow Acute myeloid leukaemia (AML); Blood borne tumours; Chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML); Copy number variation (CNV); Essential thrombocythemia (ET); Fragile X syndrome (FRAXA); Friedreich's ataxia (FRDA, FA); Indels; Lymphoproliferative disorders; Myeloproliferative disorders; Myeloproliferative neoplasms; Nucleic acid analysis for known variants; Polycythaemia vera
Molecular genetics - Screening for an unknown mutation - Targeted panels for non-inherited (somatic) DNA/RNA changes Blood; Bone marrow; Fresh tissue Blood borne tumours

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Human Pathology

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04 Mar 2021

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Immunopathology - Complete HLA antigen tissue typing Extracted DNA HLA class I antigens; HLA class II antigens
HLA class I antigens; HLA class II antigens
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Plasma; Serum Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (CCP); Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA); Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-glycoprotein-210 antibodies (GP210); Anti-liver-kidney microsomes antibodies (LKM); Anti-mitochondrial antibodies (AMA, AMA M1, AMA M2); Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA); Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies - ANCA MPO; Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA); Anti-parietal cell antibodies; Anti-proteinase 3 antibodies (PR3); Anti-ribosomal P protein antibodies; Anti-smooth muscle antibodies (SMA); Anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (tTG)
Immunopathology - Killer cell immunoglobulin-like receptors (KIR) typing Blood Natural killer (NK) cell typing
Immunopathology - Leukocyte antibody testing Blood Crossmatch for transplant recipients; HLA class I antibodies; HLA class II antibodies
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Plasma; Serum Cryofibrinogen; Cryoglobulins
Immunopathology - Single HLA antigen typing Blood HLA-B1502; HLA-B27; HLA-B5701; HLA-DQ2.2; HLA-DQ2.5; HLA-DQ8; HLA-DRB1
Immunopathology - Tests of cellular immunity - Cytokine assays Serum Interferon-γ (IFN-γ)
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Microbial genotyping Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma; Serum Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) sequencing for drug resistance
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Quantitation of microbial nucleic acids Plasma Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) RNA viral load
Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted genes Extracted DNA Primary immune deficiency disease
Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes Extracted DNA Periodic fever syndrome
Molecular genetics - DNA extraction Blood; Buffy coat DNA storage for future analyses; Purified PCR product; Viable DNA; Viable DNA for sequencing
Molecular genetics - DNA sequencing Blood; Extracted DNA Sequenced DNA by Sanger sequencing

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Creatinine

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Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection and identification of crystalline material Synovial fluid Crystal detection and identification
Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria Aspirates; Biopsy specimens; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Ear swabs; Eye swabs; Fluids; Genital swabs; Nasal swabs; Pus; Rectal swabs; Respiratory specimens; Skin; Sputum; Synovial fluid; Throat swabs; Urethra; Wound swabs Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Aspirates; Biopsy specimens; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Ear swabs; Eye swabs; Fluids; Genital swabs; Nasal swabs; Pus; Rectal swabs; Respiratory specimens; Skin; Synovial fluid; Throat swabs; Wound swabs Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Fluids Pathogenic identification
Urine Blood; Glucose; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility; Proteins; pH
Microbiology - Environmental investigations and/or infection control Air; Environmental swabs; Gastrointestinal endoscopes; Spore strips/capsules; Vascular catheter tips; Waters Bacterial growth - Sterility; Bacterial organism identification - Acinetobacter; Bacterial organism identification - Legionella spp.; Bacterial organism identification - Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA); Bacterial organism identification - Vancomycin resistant Enterococcus (VRE)
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria) Bacterial isolates; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Faeces; Genital swabs; Plasma; Rectal swabs; Respiratory specimens; Serum; Sputum; Tissues; Urine Chlamydia trachomatis; Clostridiodes difficile; Legionella pneumophila; Neisseria gonorrhoeae; Staphylococcus aureus; MecA gene; Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA); Nuc gene; Panton-Valentine leukocidin gene (PVL); Van A/B/C gene
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (fungi) Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma; Serum Aspergillus spp.; Blastomyces spp.; Candida spp.; Coccidioides spp.; Cryptococcus gattii; Cryptococcus neoformans; Histoplasma spp.; Pneumocystis jirovecii; Sporothrix spp.
Respiratory specimens Pneumocystis jirovecii
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (mycobacteria) Bronchial washings; Sputum Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses) Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Cell culture; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); General swabs; Genital swabs; Isolates; Mucus smears; Plasma; Respiratory specimens; Serum; Urine BK virus; Cytomegalovirus (CMV); Epstein-Barr virus​​​​; Hepatitis B virus (HBV) DNA; Hepatitis C virus (HCV) viral RNA; Hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotypes 1-6 and subtypes; Herpes simplex virus (HSV); Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) DNA; Varicella zoster virus (VZV)
Liquid based cytology specimens Human papilloma virus (HPV)
Nasal aspirates/washes; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Oropharyngeal swabs Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Oropharyngeal swabs Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Nasopharyngeal swabs Influenza A virus; Influenza B virus; Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
Serum Cytomegalovirus (CMV); Hepatitis B virus (HBV) DNA; Hepatitis C virus (HCV) viral RNA; Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) RNA; Human immunodeficiency virus type 2 (HIV-2) RNA
Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Detection and identification of mycobacteria Sputum; Tissues Mycobacteria identification
Microbiology - Mycology - Detection of dermatophytes and other fungi causing cutaneous disease Hair; Nails; Skin; Skin scrapings Dermatophyte identification
Microbiology - Mycology - Detection, isolation and identification of yeasts and fungal elements Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Hair; Nails; Skin; Skin scrapings Fungi identification; Fungi susceptibility; Yeasts identification
Fungi identification; Fungi susceptibility; Yeasts identification
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Serum Herpes simplex virus (HSV); Measles virus; Measles IgG antibody; Mumps virus; Mumps virus IgG antibody; Varicella zoster virus (VZV); Varicella zoster virus IgG antibody
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 core antibody (anti-HBc) - IgG; Hepatitis B virus core antibody (anti-HBc) - IgM; 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) - Confirmatory; Hepatitis C virus (HCV); 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; Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody

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Human Pathology

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

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Chemical pathology - Analysis of calculus Calculi Ammonium; Calcium; Cysteine; Magnesium; Oxalate; Phosphate; Urate
Chemical pathology - Biogenic amines Blood Serotonin
Blood; Urine 3-Methoxytyramine; Adrenaline; Dopamine; Metanephrine; Noradrenaline; Normetanephrine
Urine 5-Hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA); Homovanillic acid (HVA); Hydroxymethoxymandelic acid (HMMA)
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring Plasma; Serum Benzylpenicillin; Flucloxacillin; Sulfamethoxazole
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers Plasma; Serum Chromagranin A - Gen II
β2-Microglobulin (B2M)
Neuron specific enolase (NSE)
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Plasma Aldosterone; Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1, somatomedin C); Renin
Plasma; Serum 17α-Hydroxyprogesterone; Androstenedione; Testosterone
Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH); Calcitonin; Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS); Erythropoietin (EPO); Gastrin; Growth hormone; Insulin-like growth factor-binding protein 3 (IGF-BP3); Sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG)
Saliva Cortisol
Serum Anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH)
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function Blood N-Terminal-pro b-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP)
Plasma; Serum Troponin T
Chemical pathology - Markers of bone metabolism Plasma; Urine Procollagen type 1 N-terminal propeptide (P1NP); c-Telopeptide (CTx)
n-Telopeptide (NTx)
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of precursor and intermediary metabolites Urine Citrate; Oxalate
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins Plasma; Serum Pyridoxine (vitamin B6, pyridoxal, pyridoxamine); Thiamine (vitamin B1)
25-Hydroxyvitamin D
Chemical pathology - Tests for thyroid function Plasma; Serum Thyroid stimulation immunoglobulins
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Serum Characterisation of paraproteins; Detection and amount of paraproteins; Detection of Bence Jones proteins; Elastase; Immunoglobulin G (IgG) - Kappa; Immunoglobulin G (IgG) - Lambda; Protein classes
Faeces Calprotectin; Pancreatic elastase

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Human Pathology

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Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Anion gap; Base excess; Calcium; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Deoxyhaemoglobin (HHb); Glucose; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

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