Prince of Wales Hospital

Site

Prince of Wales Hospital

University Pathology Service

Accreditation No.

14149

Site No.

14142

Date of Accreditation

28 Apr 1999

Address

30-32 Ngan Shing Street, SHATIN N.T. 0
Hong Kong

Contact

Prof Ka Fai To P: 85 226323335

Availability

Services available to external clients

Supervision

Not Applicable

Scope of Accreditation

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Cervical cytological investigation for abnormalities, precancerous or cancerous changes or conditions Cervical smear; 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 Vaginal smears; Vault smears; Vulval 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 Other body fluids; Sputum 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 Review and reporting of biopsy material to identify or exclude morphological abnormalities
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Examination of biopsy material by electron microscopy Gluteraldehyde tissue Review and reporting of biopsy material to identify or exclude ultra-structural morphological abnormalities
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; Frozen sections of fresh tissue Detection of antigenic targets - Various
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Mortuary facilities Body; Body parts Assessment - Level 2 mortuary
Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Skeletal muscle enzyme histochemistry Frozen sections of skeletal muscle Detection of muscle enzyme targets
Cytogenetics - Detection of defined, unbalanced chromosomal abnormalities by in-situ hybridisation techniques Blood; Bone marrow Cytogenetic analysis and reporting
Tissues Cytogenetic analysis and reporting
Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of balanced and/or unbalanced chromosome abnormalities Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus tissue Cytogenetic analysis and reporting
Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of unbalanced abnormalities Amniotic fluid; Chorionic villus tissue Pathogenic copy number changes
Haematology - Bone marrow examination Bone marrow Examination of aspirated material
Haematology - Diagnosis of thalassemia Blood Haemoglobin A2 (HbA2) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin F (HbF) - Quantitation
Haematology - Examination of blood films by special staining Blood Cytochemical indicators; Morphology
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); Haemoglobin (Hb); Leucocyte count (white blood cell count, WBCC); Platelet count; Reticulocytes
Morphology
Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests) Blood Platelet function (PFA)
Blood; Plasma D-dimer
Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); Anti-thrombin III; Apixaban - Anti-Xa; Factor II; Factor IX; Factor V; Factor VII; Factor VIII; Factor VIIIc inhibitor; Factor X; Factor XI; Factor XII; Fibrinogen; International normalised ratio (INR); Lupus anticoagulant; Protein C and protein S; Prothrombin time (PT); Thrombin time (TT); Von Willebrand factor (vWF) activity - Ristocetin co-factor assay; Von Willebrand factor (vWF) antigen - Quantitation
Haematology - Limited blood examination Blood Erythrocyte (RBC) sedimentation rate (ESR)
Pericardial fluid; Peritoneal fluid; Pleural fluid Assess cell numbers
Immunohaematology - Blood group antibody detection Blood; Plasma 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 Examination for blood group antibodies; Group checks of patient and donor; Identification of detected antibodies
Immunohaematology - Identification and quantitation of blood group antibodies Blood Red blood cell phenotyping
Immunohaematology - Issue and release of blood and blood product for transfusion Blood; 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 Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (PNH) surface markers
CD34
Blood; Bone marrow CD10; CD117; CD13; CD14; CD15; CD16; CD19; CD1a; CD2; CD20; CD22; CD235a; CD28; CD3; CD33; CD34; CD40; CD41; CD42b; CD45; CD5; CD54; CD59; CD61; CD66abce; CD79a; CD8; GlycoA; HLA-DR antigen; Immunoglobulin M (IgM); Myeloperoxidase; Terminal deoxynucleotidyl transferase (TdT)
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
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Semen analysis (other than post vasectomy) Semen Morphology; Motility; Sperm number
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses) Liquid based cytology specimens Human papilloma virus (HPV)
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Blood Microfilaria
Malaria
Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted genes Blood Factor V Leiden; Haemochromatosis; Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase (MTHFR); Prothrombin variant
Blood; Bone marrow; Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues; Tissues Blood borne tumours; Solid tumours
Formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) tissues Solid tumours
Molecular genetics - Prenatal genetic testing (excluding non-invasive prenatal [genetic] screening) Amniotic fluid; Chorionic villus Trisomy 13, trisomy 18, trisomy 21

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals Urine Amphetamines; Barbiturates; Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD, lysergide); Methadone; Methadone metabolites; Oxycodone; Phencyclidine; Propoxyphene
Chemical pathology - Biogenic amines Urine 5-Hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA); Vanillylmandelic acid (VMA)
3-Methoxytyramine; Adrenaline; Dopamine; Metanephrine; Noradrenaline; Normetanephrine
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring Blood Cyclosporin; Everolimus; Sirolimus; Tacrolimus
Plasma Mycophenolic acid
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Plasma Aldosterone; Renin
Serum Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS)
17α-Hydroxyprogesterone; Androstenedione; Testosterone
Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1, somatomedin C)
Urine Aldosterone; Cortisol
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of precursor and intermediary metabolites Urine Oxalate
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function Serum Alkaline phosphatase (ALP) isoenzymes
Chemical pathology - Trace element analysis Blood Arsenic; Cadmium; Chromium; Cobalt; Lead; Manganese; Mercury; Zinc
Serum Aluminium; Copper; Selenium; Zinc
Urine Arsenic; Cadmium; Chromium; Cobalt; Copper; Iodine; Lead; Manganese; Mercury; Nickel; Zinc
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Serum Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA)
Anti-skin antibodies; Anti-striated muscle antibodies
Anti-cardiolipin antibodies (ACA); Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA); Anti-glomerular basement membrane antibodies (anti-GBM); Anti-intrinsic factor antibodies (IF); Anti-myeloperoxidase antibodies (MPO); Anti-proteinase 3 antibodies (PR3)
Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA); Anti-mitochondrial antibodies (AMA, AMA M1, AMA M2); Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA); Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA); Anti-parietal cell antibodies; Anti-smooth muscle antibodies (SMA)
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential epidermal and animal protein allergens) Serum Cat dander; Dog dander
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [egg and fowl] allergens) Serum Egg white
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fish, shellfish and molluscs] allergens) Serum Codfish
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [milk] allergens) Serum Cow milk
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [seeds, legumes and nuts] allergens) Serum Peanut; Soy bean; Wheat
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential insect allergens) Serum American cockroach; German cockroach
Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential microorganism allergens) Serum 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 microceras house dust mite; Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus house dust mite; Euroglyphus mayne house dust mite
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Serum; Urine Detection and amount of paraproteins
Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses Serum Total immunoglobulin A; Total immunoglobulin G; Total immunoglobulin M

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
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 Carbamazepine; Paracetamol (acetaminophen); Phenobarbitone; Phenytoin (dilantin); Salicylate; Theophylline; Valproate (valproic acid, epilim)
Serum Digoxin
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers Serum CA125 antigen (CA125); CA15-3 antigen (CA15-3); Thyroglobulin
β2-Microglobulin (B2M)
CA19-9 antigen (CA19-9); Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA); α-Fetoprotein (AFP)
Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests) Serum Cortisol; Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH); Luteinising hormone (LH); Oestradiol; Parathyroid hormone (PTH); Progesterone; Prolactin; Testosterone
Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH); C-peptide; Calcitonin; Growth hormone; Insulin
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function Serum Troponin T
Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function Plasma Caeruloplasmin; Haptoglobins; α1-Antitrypsin
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Glucose; Lactate; Protein - Total
Other body fluids Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Amylase; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - Total; Creatinine; Glucose; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea
Plasma Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Ammonia; Amylase; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bilirubin - Any fractions; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - LDL; Cholesterol - Total; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; Lactate; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea; γ-Glutamyltransferase
Cholinesterase
Urine Albumin; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urate; Urea
Chemical pathology - Investigation for folate deficiency Serum Folate
Chemical pathology - Iron studies Plasma Iron; Total iron-binding capacity (TIBC)
Serum Ferritin
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins Serum Cobalamin (vitamin B12)
Chemical pathology - Tests for thyroid function Serum Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH); Thyroxine (T4) - Free; Triiodothyronine (T3) - Free
Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies Serum Anti-thyroglobulin antibodies (Tg); Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPO)
Immunopathology - Quantitation of complement proteins Plasma Complement components C3 and C4
Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses Serum Total immunoglobulin E
Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Diagnosis of pregnancy Serum 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 Serum Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) - Quantitative total

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Analysis of calculus Calculi Ammonium; Calcium; Cysteine; Oxalate; Phosphate
Chemical pathology - Biochemical genetic services for the diagnosis of metabolic and enzymological disorders Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Serum Transferrin isoforms
Serum Very long chain fatty acids (vLCFA)
Acylcarnitine profile; Carnitines
Urine Organic acids
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Other body fluids; Urine pH
Chemical pathology - Investigation of malabsorption Urine Glucose; Ketones
Fructose; Galactose; Glucose; Lactose
Reducing substances
Sulfite
Chemical pathology - Investigation of porphyria Urine Porphobilinogen (PBG); δ-Aminolevulinic acid (δ-ALA)
Porphyrins - Total
Chemical pathology - Newborn screening services for the diagnosis of inborn errors of metabolism Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma; Urine Creatine and guanidinoacetate; Creatinine
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of precursor and intermediary metabolites Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma; Urine Amino acids
Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted genes Blood 5α-Reductase; Alpers syndrome; Congenital adrenal hyperplasia; Dystonia; Kennedy's disease (spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy); Maturity onset diabetes of the young (MODY); Multiple endocrine neoplasia; Nucleic acid analysis for specific variants; Paragangliomas; Spinal muscular atrophy; Thyroid hormone receptor (THRB gene mutation); Torsional dystonia (TOR1A) common mutation screen; Von Hippel Lindau disease; Wilsons disease; X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy
Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted genes Blood Nucleic acid analysis for specific variants
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted genes Blood Nucleic acid analysis for unknown variants
Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Targeted genes Blood Nucleic acid analysis for unknown variants
Molecular genetics - Screening for an unknown mutation - Targeted genes Blood Polycystic kidney disease

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals Blood Cyanide
Serum Methanol
Urine Paraquat
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring Serum Amitriptyline; Clomipramine; Desipramine; Doxepin; Imipramine; Methotrexate; Nortriptyline; Trimipramine
Lithium
Chemical pathology - Detection of faecal occult blood Faeces Blood
Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus Blood Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c)
Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies Serum; Urine Osmolality
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bicarbonate; Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); pH
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of precursor and intermediary metabolites Blood β-Hydroxybutyrate
Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins Serum Cryoglobulins

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring Serum Amikacin; Gentamicin (cidomycin, septopal, genticyn, garamycin); Vancomycin
Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria Aspirates; Fluids; Synovial fluid Bacteria; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Biopsy specimens; Post-operative wounds; Pus; Wound swabs Bacteria; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Blood Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) Bacteria; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Cervical swabs; Genital swabs; Urethra; Vaginal swabs Bacteria; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Ear swabs; Eye swabs; Superficial sites Bacteria; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Faeces Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Clostridium difficile glutamate dehydrogenase
Gastric biopsy Helicobacter pylori
Nasal swabs; Throat swabs Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Nasopharyngeal swabs; Respiratory specimens; Sputum Epithelial cells; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Ocular specimens Bacteria; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Rectal swabs; Vaginal swabs Streptococcus group B screening
Tissues Bacteria; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Urine Bacteria; Casts; Crystals; Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility
Streptococcus pneumoniae antigen
Legionella antigen
Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria for epidemiological infection control surveillance Axilla swabs; Groin swabs; Nasal swabs Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA); Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA)
Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
Faeces; Rectal swabs Carbapenem resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE); Vancomycin resistant Enterococci (VRE)
Infection control swabs Carbapenem resistant Acinetobacter (CRAB)
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria) Aspirates; Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Sputum Chlamydophila pneumoniae; Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Faeces Clostridium difficile toxin B
Genital swabs Chlamydia trachomatis; Neisseria gonorrhoeae
Nasopharyngeal swabs MecA gene
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (mycobacteria) Bronchoalveolar lavage; Sputum Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex
Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses) Amniotic fluid; Blood; Plasma; Serum Parvovirus B19
Amniotic fluid; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Endotrachael aspirate; Plasma; Saliva; Tissues; Urine; Vesicle fluid; Vitreous specimens Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
Bronchoalveolar lavage; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Faeces; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Plasma; Serum Enterovirus
Bronchoalveolar lavage; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Sputum; Throat swabs Influenza A virus; Influenza A virus H1; Influenza A virus H3; Influenza A virus H5; Influenza A virus H7 - 2013 China strain; Influenza B virus; Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma; Tissues; Urine John Cunningham virus (JC)
BK virus
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Vesicle fluid; Vitreous specimens Herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV1); Herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV2); Varicella zoster virus (VZV)
Faeces Norovirus
Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs Human metapneumovirus
Influenza A virus; Influenza B virus; Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
Plasma Hepatitis B virus (HBV) DNA; Hepatitis C virus (HCV) viral RNA; Hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotypes 1-6 and subtypes
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) viral RNA
Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Detection and identification of mycobacteria Other body fluids; Respiratory specimens; Sputum; Tissues Mycobacteria identification
Urine Mycobacteria identification
Microbiology - Mycology - Detection of dermatophytes and other fungi causing cutaneous disease Hair; Nails; Skin scrapings Dermatophyte identification
Microbiology - Mycology - Detection, isolation and identification of yeasts and fungal elements Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Fluids; Genital swabs; Ocular specimens; Respiratory swabs; Tissues; Urine Fungi identification; Yeasts identification
Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites Faeces Cysts; Ova; Parasites
Skin scrapings Scabies
Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Serum Anti-streptolysin O (ASOT)
Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody
Serum Epstein-Barr virus early antigen IgA antibody; Epstein-Barr virus viral capsid antigen IgA antibody
Brucella spp.
Measles IgM antibody; Mumps virus IgM antibody
Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) IgG; 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); Rubella IgM antibody
Mycoplasma pneumoniae
Hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBs Ag)
Human immunodeficiency virus type 1/2 (HIV-1/2) 1/2 antibodies
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) subtype O; Human immunodeficiency virus type 1/2 (HIV-1/2) 1/2 antibodies
Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody
Herpes simplex virus (HSV) IgG
Hepatitis B virus surface antibody (anti-HBs); Hepatitis B virus surface antigen (HBs Ag); Hepatitis C virus (HCV); Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) p24 antigen; Human immunodeficiency virus type 1/2 (HIV-1/2) 1/2 antibodies; Rubella IgG antibody
Parvovirus B19 IgG antibody; Parvovirus B19 IgM antibody
Measles IgG antibody; Mumps virus IgG antibody; Varicella zoster virus IgG antibody
Human T-lymphotropic virus type I (HTLV-I)
Epstein-Barr virus viral capsid antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr virus viral capsid antigen IgM antibody
Hepatitis E virus (HEV) IgM
Dengue virus IgG antibody; Dengue virus IgM antibody; Dengue virus NS1 antigen
Microbiology - Virology - Detection of pathogenic viruses Bronchoalveolar lavage; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Tracheal aspirate Adenovirus; Human metapneumovirus; Influenza A virus; Influenza B virus; Parainfluenza virus; Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
Eye swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate Chlamydia trachomatis
Faeces Rotavirus

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bicarbonate; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bicarbonate; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Lactate; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Total; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Chloride; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bicarbonate; Chloride; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Bicarbonate; Calcium - Ionised; Lactate; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen) Blood Base excess; Bicarbonate; Chloride; Partial pressure of carbon dioxide (pCO2); Partial pressure of oxygen (PO2); Potassium; Sodium; pH

ISO 15189 (2012)

Human Pathology

Service Product Determinant
Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus Blood Blood glucose

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