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Test Directory -  A Index  

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Please click on the test name to access a detailed description.
~indicates test must be collected at Basildon (may need laboratory processing immediately).

Test Name Sample Type Container Laboratory
ACE Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Acetyl Choline Receptor Abs Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
ACT (POCT) Venous whole blood Plastic syringe Point of Care Testing
ACTH Plasma 2 x Pink Top (EDTA) Clinical Biochemistry~
Adenovirus detection Faeces Faeces Container Microbiology
Adverse Drug Reaction Plasma Pink Top (EDTA) Clinical Biochemistry~
Albumin Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Albumin / Creatinine Ratio Urine White capped universal Clinical Biochemistry
Alcohol Plasma Grey Top (Flouride) Clinical Biochemistry
Aldosterone Plasma 7ml EDTA (Purple top) or
Paediatric Red Top
Clinical Biochemistry~
Alkaline Phosphatase Serum  Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Alk. Phos. Isoenzymes Serum  Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Allergen Specific IgE Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Alpha-1 antitrypsin Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Alpha-1 antitrypsin phenotyping Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Alpha-1 antitrypsin Faeces Blue capped universal Clinical Biochemistry
Alphafetoprotein (AFP) - tumour marker Serum  Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
ALT Serum  Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Aluminium Plasma Orange top (Li-Hep) Clinical Biochemistry~
Anti Mullerian Hormone (AMH) Serum  Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Amikacin Assay Serum  Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Amino Acids - Plasma Plasma Paediatric Orange Top Clinical Biochemistry~
Amino Acids - Urine Urine White capped universal Clinical Biochemistry
Ammonia Plasma Purple Top / Paediatric Red Top (EDTA) Clinical Biochemistry~
Please call lab. (x4991)
Ammonium Chloride Loading Test Serum / Urine Yellow Top (SST) / White capped universals Clinical Biochemistry~
Please call lab. (x4991)
Amylase Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Amylase (Macroamylase) Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
ANA (Anti-Nuclear Antibody) Serum  Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
ANCA (Anti-Neutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody) Serum  Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Androstenedione Serum  Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Serum  Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
ANC Group and Screen Whole Blood Purple Top (EDTA) Blood Transfusion
Ante-natal Screen (Microbiology) Serum Yellow Top (SST) Microbiology
Antibiotic Assay (not Gentamicin/Vancomycin) Consult Microbiology Yellow Top (SST) Microbiology(
Antibody Titre/Quantitation Whole blood 2 x Purple Top (EDTA) Blood Transfusion
Anti DNAse B Serum Yellow Top (SST) Microbiology
Anti Staphylococcal Antibodies Serum Yellow Top (SST) Microbiology
Anti Streptolysin O Serum Yellow Top (SST) Microbiology
Anti Xa Citrated Blood Blue Top (citrate) Haematology
APTT Citrated Blood Blue Top (citrate) Haematology
APTT 50/50 Correction Citrated Blood Blue Top (citrate) Haematology
Aquaporin Antibodies Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
(download request form)
Ascitic Fluid (Biochem) Ascitic Fluid White Capped Universal Clinical Biochemistry
Ascitic Fluid (Micro) Ascitic Fluid White Capped Universal Microbiology~
Aspergillus precipitins Serum Yellow Top (SST) Microbiology
AST Serum  Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Atypical pneumonia Serum Yellow Top (SST) Microbiology
Avian precipitins Serum Yellow Top (SST) Microbiology

         

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