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Test Directory -  C Index  

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indicates test must be collected at Basildon (may need laboratory processing immediately).

Test Name Sample Type Container Laboratory
C1 Esterase Inhibitor Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
C3 Complement Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
C4 Complement Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
C-Peptide Serum Red top (plain) Clinical Biochemistry~
CA-125 Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
CA-153 Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
CA-199 Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Caeruloplasmin Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Cardiolipin Antibodies Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Caffeine Plasma Paediatric Heparin Clinical Biochemistry~
Calcitonin Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry~
Calprotectin Faeces Blue Capped Universal Clinical Biochemistry
Cannula tips     Microbiology
Calcium Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Calcium Excretion Serum and Urine Yellow Top (SST) and White Capped Universal Clinical Biochemistry
Carboxyhaemoglobin Whole Blood Purple Top (EDTA) Clinical Biochemistry
Carbamazepine Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Catecholamines 24hr Urine Acidified 24hr urine Clinical Biochemistry
Cat Scratch Serum Yellow Top (SST) Microbiology
CCP antibodies Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
CD4 (T-Cell subsets) Blood 2x Mauve Top (EDTA) Haematology
C.difficile Faeces Blue Capped Universal Microbiology
C.E.A Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Chlamydia Various Chlamydia transport medium Microbiology
Chlamydia antibodies Serum Yellow Top (SST) Microbiology
Chloride Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Cholesterol (Total) Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Cholesterol (HDL) Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Cholesterol (LDL) Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Cholinesterase Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Chromogranin A/B Plasma 7mL Purple Top (EDTA) Clinical Biochemistry~
Please call lab. (x4991)
Chromium/Colbalt Whole blood 2nd drawn blood into Dark Blue Top (Trace metal tube). Clinical Biochemistry
Ciclosporin Whole Blood Pink Top (EDTA) Clinical Biochemistry
Citrate (24hr urine) 24hr Urine Acidified 24hr urine Clinical Biochemistry
Creatine Kinase (CK) Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Creatinine Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
CK-MB
(only for research studies)
Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
CMV PCR Urine  White Capped Universal Microbiology
CMV IgG & IgM Serum Yellow Top (SST) Microbiology
Coeliac Screen Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Coagulation Screen Citrated Blood Blue Top (citrate) Haematology
Cobalt/Chromium Whole blood 2nd drawn blood into Dark Blue Top (Trace metal tube). Clinical Biochemistry
Cold Agglutinins Plasma Purple Top (EDTA)  Blood Transfusion
Conjugated Bilirubin Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Copper (24hr Urine). 24hr Urine Acid-washed 24hr urine container. Clinical Biochemistry~
Please call lab. (x4991)
Cord & Maternal Testing / Kleihauer Test Whole blood  (from Cord and Maternal) Purple Top (EDTA) Blood Transfusion
Cortisol (Serum) Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Cortisol (Urine) 24hr Urine Plain 24 hour container Clinical Biochemistry
Coxiella burnetti (Q fever) antibodies Serum Yellow Top (SST) Microbiology
C-Peptide Serum Red Top (Plain) Clinical Biochemistry~
C-Reactive Protein (CRP) Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Creatinine Serum Yellow Top (SST) Clinical Biochemistry
Cryoprotein (Cryoglobulin) Studies Serum and Plasma See test details Clinical Biochemistry~
Cryptosporidium detection Faeces Faeces Container Microbiology
CSF - Glucose CSF White Capped Universal Clinical Biochemistry
CSV - Microbiology CSF White Capped Universal Microbiology(~
CSF - Oligoclonal Bands CSF and Serum White Capped Universal
+ Yellow Top (SST)
Clinical Biochemistry
CSF - Protein CSF White Capped Universal Clinical Biochemistry
CSF - Spectrophotometry
(investigation of ?SAH)
CSF White Capped Universal
+ Grey Top (fluoride)
Clinical Biochemistry(
Cyclosporin Whole Blood Pink Top (EDTA) Clinical Biochemistry
Cystic Fibrosis DNA Analysis Whole Blood Purple Top (EDTA) Clinical Biochemistry
Cystine (quantitation) EMU or 24hr Urine White Capped Universal or 24hr urine container Clinical Biochemistry
Cytogenetics Blood/Bone marrow Green Top (Heparin) Haematology

  

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