Laverty Pathology

Site

North Ryde Laboratory – Healius Pathology Pty Ltd

Accreditation No.

2203

Site No.

2196

Date of Accreditation

14 Apr 1987

Address

60 Waterloo Road
North Ryde, NSW 2113
Australia

laverty.com.au

Contact

Ms Joanne Clarke P: +61 (02) 90057440

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

GX (General)

Scope of Accreditation

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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07 Jan 2022

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12 Apr 2021

Service Product Determinant
Clinical governance - Level 2 - Designated person assessment Not applicable Not applicable

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

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Service Product Determinant
Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Cervical cytological investigation for abnormalities, precancerous or cancerous changes or conditions Cervical smear; Cervical tissue; Liquid based cytology specimens from cervix Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cervical cytological material
Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Gynaecological (non-cervical) cytological investigation for abnormalities, precancerous or cancerous changes or conditions Liquid based cytology specimens from cervix; Vaginal smears Cytological examination; Review and reporting of gynaecological (non-cervical tissue) cytological samples
Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Non-gynaecological cytological investigations of body fluids, exudates, washings and brushings from non-squamous mucosal sites for the detection of malignancy Aspirates; Bronchial lavage; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Ocular specimens; Other body fluids; Sputum; Urine; Vitreous specimens; 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 - Cytopathology - Testing for the National Cervical Screening Program Liquid based cytology specimens from cervix Human papilloma virus (HPV); Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cervical cytological material
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Examination of biopsy material Formalin fixed tissue; Fresh tissue 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 Intra-operative consultation and examination of biopsy material
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immunohistochemical investigation Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues; Fresh tissue Detection of antigenic targets - Various

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Human Pathology

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Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring Serum Digoxin; Gentamicin (cidomycin, septopal, genticyn, garamycin)
Phenobarbitone
Carbamazepine; Lithium; Phenobarbitone; Phenytoin (dilantin); Valproate (valproic acid, epilim); Vancomycin
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers Serum CA125 antigen (CA125); CA15-3 antigen (CA15-3); CA19-9 antigen (CA19-9); Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA) fractions and derived index; α-Fetoprotein (AFP)
Prostate specific antigen (PSA) fractions and derived index
β2-Microglobulin (B2M)
Human epididymal protein 4
Thyroglobulin
Urine β2-Microglobulin (B2M)
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Plasma Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
Parathyroid hormone (PTH)
Serum Androstenedione; Cortisol; Gastrin; Growth hormone
Anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH)
Procalcitonin
Cortisol; Insulin
C-peptide; Cortisol; Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS); Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH); Insulin; Luteinising hormone (LH); Macroprolactin; Oestradiol; Progesterone; Prolactin; Sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG); Testosterone - Total
Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1, somatomedin C)
Urine Cortisol
Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus Serum Fructosamine
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function Serum Creatine kinase MB (CKMB); Troponin T
Troponin I
Creatine kinase (CK) isoenzymes
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of lipid profiles for diagnosis of types III and IV hyperlipidaemia Serum Lipoprotein subclasses
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function Serum Bile acids; Caeruloplasmin; Haptoglobins
Haptoglobins; α1-Antitrypsin
Alkaline phosphatase (ALP) isoenzymes
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Glucose; Protein - Total
Serum Calcium - Ionised
Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Amylase; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Any fractions; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Corrected for albumin; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - Total; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea; γ-Glutamyltransferase
Osmolality
Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Amylase; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Any fractions; Bilirubin - Total; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - Total; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; Glutamate dehydrogenase; High sensitivity C-reactive protein (CRP); Lactate; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea; γ-Glutamyltransferase
Urine Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Microalbumin; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urate; Urea
Osmolality
Magnesium
Chemical pathology - Investigation for folate deficiency Blood Red blood cell folate
Serum Folate
Chemical pathology - Investigation of maternal markers to detect foetal abnormality Serum Free β-human chorionic gonadotropin (free β-hCG); Pregnancy associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A)
Chemical pathology - Iron studies Serum Ferritin; Iron; Transferrin
Ferritin
Iron; Transferrin
Chemical pathology - Markers of bone metabolism Serum Procollagen type 1 N-terminal propeptide (P1NP); c-Telopeptide (CTx)
Urine Deoxypyridinoline (DPD)
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of precursor and intermediary metabolites Plasma Homocysteine
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamin B markers Serum Holotranscobalamin (active vitamin B12)
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins Serum Cobalamin (vitamin B12)
Vitamin D
Chemical pathology - Tests for thyroid function Serum Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH); Thyroxine (T4) - Free; Triiodothyronine (T3) - Free
Thyroid stimulation immunoglobulins
Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH); Thyroxine (T4) - Free; Triiodothyronine (T3) - Free
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Serum Rheumatoid factor
Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPO)
Anti-thyroglobulin antibodies (Tg)
Immunopathology - Quantitation of complement proteins Serum Complement components C3 and C4
Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses Serum Total immunoglobulin A; Total immunoglobulin G; Total immunoglobulin M
Total immunoglobulin E
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Diagnosis of pregnancy Serum Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)
Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)
Urine Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG)
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Serum Helicobacter pylori

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Human Pathology

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Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus Blood Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)
Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)
Haematology - Assessment of haemolysis or metabolic enzymes (red cell enzyme assays) Blood Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD)
Haematology - Bone marrow examination Bone marrow; Trephine Examination of aspirated material; Histological examination
Haematology - Diagnosis of thalassemia Blood Examination of haemoglobin H (HbH); Haemoglobin A (HbA) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin A2 (HbA2) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin F (HbF) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin H (HbH) inclusions
Examination of haemoglobin H (HbH); Haemoglobin A (HbA) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin A2 (HbA2) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin F (HbF) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin H (HbH) inclusions
Haematology - Examination of blood films by special staining Blood Malaria
Haematology - Foetal haemoglobin in maternal circulation Blood Feto-maternal haemorrhage (FMH) estimation
Haematology - Full blood examination Blood Differential number; Erythrocyte count (red blood cell count, RBCC); Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Haemoglobin (Hb); Leucocyte count (white blood cell count, WBCC); Nucleated red blood cells (NRBC); Platelet count; Red blood cell index or indices; Reticulocytes
Differential number; Morphology
Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests) Blood Platelet function (PFA)
Plasma Activated protein C (APC) resistance; Anti-Xa activity - Low molecular weight heparin; Anti-Xa activity - Unfractionated heparin; Anti-thrombin III; Apixaban - Anti-Xa; Factor II; Factor IX; Factor V; Factor VII; Factor VIII; Factor X; Factor XI; Factor XII; Lupus anticoagulant; Protein C; Protein S; Rivaroxaban - Anti-Xa; Von Willebrand factor (vWF) activity - Ristocetin co-factor assay; Von Willebrand factor (vWF) antigen - Quantitation
Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); D-dimer; Fibrinogen; International normalised ratio (INR); Prothrombin time (PT)
Haematology - Investigation of haemoglobinopathy (excluding thalassemia) Blood Haemoglobin fraction (S, C, D, E) - Quantitation; Other abnormal haemoglobins
Haemoglobin S (HbS) - Presence
Haematology - Investigation of haemolysis Blood Cold agglutinins
Haematology - Limited blood examination Blood Erythrocyte (RBC) sedimentation rate (ESR)
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 Antibody elution; Antibody titration
Immunohaematology - Investigation of blood transfusion reactions Blood products Antibodies; Contamination - Microbiological
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
Immunopathology - Characterisation of leucocyte surface antigens (including immunophenotyping) Blood T-cell receptor β (TCRb)
Blood; Bone marrow Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (PNH) surface markers
Assessment of lymphoid cell populations; Assessment of myeloid cell populations; CD10; CD103; CD117; CD11c; CD123; CD127; CD13; CD138; CD14; CD15; CD16; CD19; CD1a; CD2; CD20; CD200; CD22; CD23; CD235a; CD25; CD3; CD30; CD33; CD34; CD38; CD4; CD41; CD43; CD45; CD5; CD56; CD57; CD64; CD7; CD79a; CD79b; CD8; CD81; CD9; FMC7; HLA-DR antigen; Kappa light chains; Lambda light chains; MPO; Natural killer (NK) cells
Immunopathology - Procedures related to the collection, processing, storage and issue of human haemopoietic progenitor cells Blood; Cord blood Enumeration of CD34+ cells; Processing; Storage (includes freezing/thawing)
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Serum Cryofibrinogen; Cryoglobulins
Immunopathology - Single HLA antigen typing Blood HLA-B27
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Blood Infectious mononucleosis

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Human Pathology

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Chemical pathology - Investigation of Helicobacter pylori colonisation or eradication Breath C14
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Serum Anti-cardiolipin antibodies (ACA); Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-gliadin antibodies (AGA); Anti-glomerular basement membrane antibodies (anti-GBM); Anti-myeloperoxidase antibodies (MPO); Anti-proteinase 3 antibodies (PR3); Anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (tTG); Anti-β2-glycoprotein-I antibodies
Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA)
Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (CCP)
Anti-endomysial antibodies (EMA); Anti-gastric parietal cell antibodies (GPC/PCA); Anti-liver-kidney microsomes antibodies (LKM); Anti-mitochondrial antibodies (AMA, AMA M1, AMA M2); Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA); Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA); Anti-smooth muscle antibodies (SMA)
Anti-intrinsic factor antibodies (IF)
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential drug allergens) Serum Amoxicilloyl group; Ampicilloyl group; Cefaclor; Chlorhexidine; Morphine; Penicilloyl G; Penicilloyl V
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential epidermal and animal protein allergens) Serum Budgerigar feathers; Canary bird feathers; Cat dander; Chicken feathers; Cow dander; Dog dander; Duck feathers; Finch feathers; Goose feathers; Guinea pig epithelium; Horse dander; Mouse epithelium; Parakeet feathers; Parrot feathers; Rabbit epithelium; Rat epithelium; Turkey feathers
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [egg and fowl] allergens) Serum Chicken; Egg; Egg white; Egg yolk
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fish, shellfish and molluscs] allergens) Serum Blue mussel; Codfish; Crab; Lobster; Oyster; Salmon; Sardine (pilchard); Scallop; Shrimp; Squid; Tuna
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [meat] allergens) Serum Beef; Mutton; Pork
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [milk] allergens) Serum Casein; Cheese - Cheddar type; Cow milk
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [miscellaneous] allergens) Serum Cacao; Coffee; Honey; Hop (fruit cone); Mushroom; Yeasts
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [seeds, legumes and nuts] allergens) Serum Almond; Barley; Brazil nut; Cashew nut; Chick pea; Coconut; Gluten; Green bean; Hazelnut; Lentil; Linseed; Lupin seed; Macadamia nut; Maize; Oat; Pea; Peanut; Pecan nut; Pinenut; Pistachio; Rice; Rye; Sesame seed; Soy bean; Walnut; Wheat
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [spices] allergens) Serum Basil; Black pepper; Chilli pepper; Coriander (cilantro); Ginger; Mustard; Oregano; Paprika (sweet pepper)
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential grass pollen allergens) Serum Bahia grass; Bermuda grass; Cultivated oat; Johnson grass; Meadow grass; Rye grass; Timothy grass
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential insect allergens) Serum German cockroach; Mosquito
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential microorganism allergens) Serum Alternaria alternata; Anisakis; Aspergillus fumigatus; Aspergillus niger; Candida albicans; Cladosporium herbarum; Malassezia spp.; Penicillium chrysogenum (formerly Penicillium notatum); Pityrosporum orbiculare (Malassezia furfur); Staphylococcus enterotoxins; Stemphylium herbarum; Trichophyton mentagrophytes; Trichophyton rubrum; 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 Chloramine-T; Formaldehyde/formalin; Hexamethylene diisocyanate (1,6-hexamethylene diisocyanate; 1,6-HDI); Latex; Methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI, isocyanate MDI, diphenylmethane diisocyanate); Oxirane (ethyleneoxide); Phthalic anhydride; Sunflower seed; Toluene-2,4-diisocyanate (2,4-TDI)
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential tree pollen allergens) Serum Acacia; Australian pine; Eucalyptus; Maple leaf sycamore; Melaleuca; Olive; Privet; Silver birch; White pine; Willow salix
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential venom allergens) Serum Common wasp (yellow jacket) venom; Honey bee venom; Paper wasp venom
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential weed pollen allergens) Serum Common ragweed; Goosefoot; Mugwort; Plantain - English; Saltwort (prickly); Wall pellitory
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Serum Detection and quantitation of free kappa and free lambda light chains; Immunoglobulin G (IgG) - Kappa; Immunoglobulin G (IgG) - Lambda
Serum; Urine Detection of Bence Jones proteins
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Blood; Plasma; Serum Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) IgG antibody; Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) IgM antibody
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Serum Cryptosporidium antigen
Plasma; Serum Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) IgG antibody; Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) IgM antibody
Serum Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgG; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgM; Epstein-Barr virus IgM antibody; Epstein-Barr virus nuclear antigen IgG antibody; Hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBs Ag) - Confirmatory; Hepatitis C virus antibody (anti-HCV); Human T-lymphotropic virus type I/II (HTLV-I/II) antibody; Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody
Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgG phase 2 antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgM phase 2 antibody
Barmah forest virus IgG antibody; Barmah forest virus IgM antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgG phase 1 antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgM phase 1 antibody; Ross River virus IgG antibody; Ross River virus IgM antibody
Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgM
Hepatitis A virus antibody (anti-HAV) - IgM; Hepatitis A virus antibody (anti-HAV) - Total; 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 C virus antibody (anti-HCV) - Total; Human immunodeficiency virus type 1/2 (HIV-1/2) 1/2 antibodies; Rubella IgG antibody; Rubella IgM antibody; Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgG antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgM antibody
Bordetella pertussis IgA; Bordetella pertussis IgG; Borrelia burgdorferi; Chlamydia trachomatis; Chlamydial spp. IgG antibody; Chlamydial group IgA antibody; Herpes simplex virus type 2 antibody (anti-HSV2) - IgG; Herpes simplex type 1 antibody (anti-HSV1) - IgG; Measles IgG antibody; Measles IgM antibody; Mumps virus IgG antibody; Mumps virus IgM antibody; Mycoplasma IgM antibody; Mycoplasma total antibody; Parvovirus IgG antibody; Parvovirus IgM antibody; Varicella zoster virus IgG antibody; Varicella zoster virus IgM antibody
Candida spp.
Syphilis Treponema pallidum total antibody

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Human Pathology

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Chemical pathology - Detection of faecal occult blood Faeces Blood
Chemical pathology - Investigation of malabsorption Faeces Faecal fat; Reducing substances
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Faeces Calprotectin; Elastase
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Semen analysis (other than post vasectomy) Semen Agglutination; Aggregation; Colour; Differential number; Fructose; Morphology; Motility; Sperm number; Viscosity; Vitality; Volume; pH
Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria Biopsy specimens; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Faeces; Fluids; General swabs; Genital swabs; Pus; Respiratory specimens; Urine; Wound swabs Crystals; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Rectal swabs; Vaginal swabs Streptococcus group B screening
Urine Epithelial cells; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Glucose; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Proteins
Microbiology - Environmental investigations and/or infection control Gastrointestinal endoscopes; Spore strips Bacterial growth - Sterility
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria) Aspirates; Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs Bordetella parapertussis; Bordetella pertussis
Faeces Clostridioides difficile toxin
Aeromonas spp.; Campylobacter spp.; Salmonella spp.; Shigella spp.; Yersinia enterocolitica
Genital swabs; Liquid based cytology specimens; Rectal swabs; Throat swabs; Urine Chlamydia trachomatis; Mycoplasma genitalium; Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Genital swabs; Urethral swabs Chlamydia trachomatis; Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (protozoan parasites) Faeces Blastocystis hominis; Cryptosporidium spp.; Dientamoeba spp.; Entamoeba histolytica; Giardia spp.
Genital swabs; Liquid based cytology specimens; Urine Trichomonas vaginalis
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses) Aspirates; Bronchial washings; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Throat swabs Adenovirus; Influenza A virus; Influenza B virus; Parainfluenza virus type 1/2/3; Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) A/B; Rhinovirus
Combined nose and throat swabs Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Faeces Norovirus
General swabs Herpes simplex virus (HSV); Varicella zoster virus (VZV)
Liquid based cytology specimens Human papilloma virus (HPV)
Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Oropharyngeal swabs Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Plasma Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) RNA; Human immunodeficiency virus type 2 (HIV-2) DNA
Plasma; Serum Hepatitis B virus (HBV) DNA; Hepatitis C virus (HCV) viral RNA
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Surveillance programme for the detection of microbial nucleic acids (viruses) in accordance with Commonwealth and/or State Health protocols Saliva Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)
Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Detection and identification of mycobacteria Sputum; Tissues; Urine Mycobacteria detection; Mycobacteria identification
Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Tests for cell mediated immunity Blood Latent tuberculosis
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 Hair; Nails; Skin; Skin scrapings Fungi identification; Fungi susceptibility; Yeast susceptibility; Yeasts identification
Microbiology - Virology - Detection of pathogenic viruses Faeces Adenovirus; Rotavirus

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Chemical pathology - Biogenic amines Plasma Metanephrine; Normetanephrine
Urine 5-Hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA); Adrenaline; Dopamine; Metanephrine; Noradrenaline; Normetanephrine
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers Serum Chromagranin A - Gen I
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Serum 17α-Hydroxyprogesterone
Urine Cortisol
Chemical pathology - Investigation of malabsorption - Quantitation of solid tissue enzymes Intestinal tissue Lactase; Maltase; Sucrase
Chemical pathology - Investigation of maternal markers to detect foetal abnormality Serum Free β-human chorionic gonadotropin (free β-hCG); Pregnancy associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A); α-Fetoprotein (AFP)
Chemical pathology - Trace element analysis Blood Arsenic; Beryllium; Cadmium; Lead; Manganese; Mercury
Plasma; Serum Aluminium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Molybdenum; Selenium; Zinc
Urine Aluminium; Antimony; Arsenic; Beryllium; Cadmium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iodine; Lead; Manganese; Mercury; Nickel; Selenium; Strontium; Thallium; Vanadium; Zinc

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Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals Plasma; Serum; Urine Ethanol
Urine Barbiturates; Methadone metabolites
3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA); Amphetamines; Benzoylecgonine (ecgonine benzoate); Diazepam; Ecgonine methyl ester; Ephedrine; Methadone; Methylenedioxyamphetamine; Methylenedioxymethylamphetamine; Morphine; Nordiazepam; Oxazepam; Phentermine; Pseudoephedrine (PSE); Synthetic cannabis; Temazepam; α-Hydroxyalprazolam
2-Ethylidene-1,5-dimethyl-3,3-diphenylpyrrolidine (EDDP); Barbiturates; Buprenorphine; Cotinine; Fentanyl; Methadone metabolites; Oxycodone; Synthetic cannabis; Tramadol; Tricyclics

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Legal

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Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, appendix A On-site screening procedure Urine Amphetamine type substances; Benzodiazepines; Cannabis metabolites; Cocaine metabolites; Opiates
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, appendix A On-site screening procedure - Mobile testing service Urine Amphetamine type substances; Benzodiazepines; Cannabis metabolites; Cocaine metabolites; Creatinine; Opiates
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, appendix A On-site screening procedure - Testing performed at client sites Urine Amphetamine type substances; Benzodiazepines; Cannabis metabolites; Cocaine metabolites; Creatinine; Opiates
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 2 Specimen collection, storage, handling and dispatch Urine Colour; Creatinine; Temperature
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 3 General laboratory requirements Urine General laboratory requirements as described in AS/NZS 4308
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 4 Laboratory screening procedures Urine Amphetamine type substances; Benzodiazepines; Cannabis metabolites; Cocaine metabolites; Creatinine; Opiates; Specific gravity; Urea; pH
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 5 Laboratory confirmatory procedures Urine (1-Pentylindol-3-yl)-(2,2,3,3-tetramethylcyclopropyl)methanone metabolite; (4-Methyl-1-naphthyl)(1-pentyl-1H-indol-3-yl)methanone; 1-(2-[4-Morpholinyl]ethyl)-1H-indol-3-yl-1-naphthalenylmethanone; 1-(5-Fluoropentyl)-1H-indol-3-yl-(2,2,3,3-tetramethylcyclopropyl)methanone metabolite; 1-(5-Hydroxypentyl)-1H-indol-3-yl-(4-methylnaphthalen-1-yl)methanone; 1-(5-Hydroxypentyl)-1H-indol-3-yl-(naphthalene-1-yl)methanone; 1-(Butyl-1H-indol-3-yl)-1-naphthalenylmethanone; 1-(Pentyl-1H-indol-3-yl)-1-naphthalenylmethanone; 11-nor-Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-9-carboxylic acid glucuronide; 11-nor-δ-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-9-carboxylic acid; 2-([1r,3s]-3-Hydroxycyclohexyl)-5-(2-methyloctan-2-yl)phenol; 3,4-Methylenedioxy-N-ethylamphetamine (MDEA); 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA); 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA); 3,4-Methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV); 4-(3-(1-Naphthoyl)-1H-indol-1-yl-butanoic acid; 4-Hydroxy(1-(2-[4-morpholinyl])ethyl)-1H-indol-3-yl-1-naphthalenyl-methanone; 5-(3-1-Naphthoyl)-1H-indol-1-yl-pentanoic acid; 6-Acetylmorphine; 7-Amino-clonazepam; 7-Amino-flunitrazepam; 7-Amino-nitrazepam; Amphetamines; Benzoylecgonine (ecgonine benzoate); Butyolone; Cannabicyclohexanol; Codeine; Codeine-6-glucuronide (codeine-6-β-D-glucuronide); Diazepam; Ecgonine methyl ester; Ephedrine; Ethylone; Mephedrone; Methedrone; Methylamphetamine; Methylenedioxyamphetamine; Methylenedioxymethylamphetamine; Morphine; Morphine-3-glucuronide (morphine-3-β-D-glucuronide); Morphine-6-glucuronide (morphine-6-β-D-glucuronide); Nordiazepam; Oxazepam; Phentermine; Pseudoephedrine (PSE); Pyrovalerone; Temazepam; Zolpidem; α-Hydroxyalprazolam
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4760, section 2 Collection, storage, handling and dispatch Oral fluid Handling and dispatch; Sample collection and storage
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4760, section 4 Laboratory screen testing Oral fluid Amphetamine type substances; Cocaine; Cocaine metabolites; Δ-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC-Δ9)
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4760, section 5 Laboratory confirmatory procedures Oral fluid 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA); 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA); 6-Acetylmorphine; Amphetamines; Benzoylecgonine (ecgonine benzoate); Cocaine; Codeine; Ecgonine methyl ester; Methylamphetamine; Methylenedioxyamphetamine; Methylenedioxymethylamphetamine; Morphine; Δ-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC-Δ9)

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