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Calcium (Random Urine)

Tube colour: Urine (acid)
Collection Requirements: 10 ml Urine (acid)
Availability: Daily

Calculi analysis (Renal)

Tube colour: Sterile Container
Collection Requirements: Place in sterile Container
Availability: Fortnightly

Calprotectin (Faeces)

Tube colour: Faeces
Collection Requirements: Spot faecal sample
Availability: Weekly

Candida auris screen

Tube colour: Dry swab (preferred) or Copan Gel swab (blue lid) or Copan e-swab liquid Amies (blue lid).
Collection Requirements: Axilla and or groin swab
Availability: Daily

Carbamazepine

Tube colour: Light Green, Gold
Collection Requirements: 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum
Availability: Daily

Carbohydrate Deficient Transferrin

Tube colour: Gold
Collection Requirements: 8.5 ml serum tube
Availability: Fortnightly

Carcino Embryonic Antigen

Tube colour: Gold, Light Green
Collection Requirements: 8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Availability: Weekly

Carnitines (Plasma) Free and Total

Tube colour: Light Green
Collection Requirements: 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Availability: Fortnightly

Carotene Beta

Tube colour: Gold In Foil, Light Green In Foil
Collection Requirements: 8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin in Foil
Availability: Monthly

Catecholamines (Plasma)

Tube colour: Dark Green On Ice
Collection Requirements: 6 mL Lithium Heparin NO GEL on ice. Sample collected via an indwelling catheter after 30 mins in a quiet room with minimal disturbance to the patient.
Availability: Weekly

Catecholamines (Urine Random)

Tube colour: Urine (random Acid)
Collection Requirements: 10 ml Urine (acid)
Availability: Weekly

Catecholamines (Urine Timed)

Tube colour: Urine (24 Hr Acid)
Collection Requirements: 10 ml Urine (24 Hr acid)
Availability: Weekly

Catheter Tip Culture

Tube colour: Yellow top universal
Collection Requirements: Place in sterile container - urinary catheter tips are unsuitable specimens
Availability: Daily

CCP antibody

Tube colour: Gold
Collection Requirements: 8.5 ml Serum
Availability: Weekly

CD34 Counting

Collection Requirements: Contact Pathology (Haematology) if collection requirement details are required
Availability: By arrangement

Cellular Processing

Collection Requirements: Contact Pathology (Haematology) if collection requirement details are required
Availability: By arrangement

Cervical swab (M,C &S)

Collection Requirements: Amies swab -Copan e-swab - liquid Amies (pink lid)
Availability: Daily

Chagas Serology

Tube colour: Gold
Collection Requirements: 8.5 ml serum tube
Availability: Weekly

Charcot-Marie-Tooth neuropathy type 1A (CMT1A)

Tube colour: 9.0mL EDTA Lavender
Collection Requirements: Routine collection. Request slip must be signed by collector.
Availability: Contact Molecular Pathology, RMH for turnaround time

Chikungunya PCR

Tube colour: Lavender
Collection Requirements: 9 ml EDTA
Availability: On request

Chikungunya Serology

Tube colour: Gold
Collection Requirements: 8.5 ml serum tube
Availability: Weekly

Chlamydia / Gono PCR

Tube colour: Swab - Pink Lid Xpert Swab Specimen Collection Kit, Urine: Yellow Top Universal. Yellow Lid Xpert CT/NG Urine Specimen Collection Kit
Collection Requirements: Endocervical, vaginal, Urethral swab (fine), pharyngeal and rectal swab specimens. Swabs must be sent in a Pink lid Xpert Swab Specimen Collection Kit. Collection kits are available from Specimen Reception, Pathology. First pass urine.
Availability: Daily (Mon - Fri)

Chlamydia pneumonia PCR (BAL)

Tube colour: Yellow top universal
Collection Requirements: Bronchial Alveolar lavage collected in sterile container
Availability: Daily (Mon - Fri)

Chlamydia pneumonia PCR (Broncial Washing)

Tube colour: Yellow top universal
Collection Requirements: Bronchial Washing
Availability: Daily (Mon - Fri)

Chlamydia pneumonia PCR (Sputum)

Tube colour: Yellow top universal
Collection Requirements: Sputum
Availability: Daily (Mon - Fri)

Chlamydia pneumonia serology

Tube colour: Gold
Collection Requirements: 8.5 ml serum tube. Baseline samples for acute serological testing will be stored and sent when convalescent samples are received by the laboratory. Please discuss with Microbiology if acute testing is indicated.
Availability: On request

Chlamydia pneumoniae PCR

Tube colour: Yellow top universal
Collection Requirements: Respiratory specimen
Availability: Daily (Mon - Fri)

Chlamydia psittaci PCR (BAL)

Tube colour: Yellow top universal
Collection Requirements: Bronchial Alveolar lavage collected in sterile container
Availability: On request

Chlamydia psittaci PCR (Bronchial Washing)

Tube colour: Yellow top universal
Collection Requirements: Bronchial Washing
Availability: On request

Chlamydia psittaci PCR (Sputum)

Tube colour: Yellow top universal
Collection Requirements: Sputum
Availability: On request

Chloride

Tube colour: Light Green, Gold
Collection Requirements: 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum
Availability: Daily

Chloride (24 Hr Urine)

Tube colour: Urine (24 Hr Plain)
Collection Requirements: Urine (24 Hr plain)
Availability: Daily

Chloride (Urine Random)

Tube colour: Urine (random)
Collection Requirements: 10 ml Urine (random)
Availability: Daily

Cholesterol

Tube colour: Light Green, Gold
Collection Requirements: 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum
Availability: Daily

Cholesterol (Non HDL)

Tube colour: Light Green, Gold
Availability: Daily

Cholesterol HDL

Tube colour: Light Green, Gold
Collection Requirements: 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum
Availability: Daily

Cholesterol LDL

Tube colour: Light Green, Gold
Collection Requirements: 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum
Availability: Daily

Cholinesterase (RBC)

Tube colour: Pink, Lavender
Collection Requirements: 6-9 ml EDTA
Availability: Fortnightly

Cholinesterase Phenotyping

Tube colour: Gold, Light Green
Collection Requirements: 8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Availability: Fortnightly

Chromium (Plasma)

Tube colour: Royal Blue
Collection Requirements: 6 ml Trace Metal Tube
Availability: Fortnightly

Chromogranin A

Tube colour: Gold
Collection Requirements: 8.5 ml serum tube
Availability: Weekly

Citrate (Urine Timed)

Tube colour: Urine (24 Hr Plain)
Collection Requirements: Urine (24 Hr plain)
Availability: Fortnightly

CK Electrophoresis

Tube colour: Gold, Light Green
Collection Requirements: 8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Availability: Monthly

CKMB

Tube colour: Light Green, Gold
Collection Requirements: 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum
Availability: Daily

Clonazepam

Tube colour: Pink, Lavender, Gold No Gel
Collection Requirements: 6 ml EDTA or Serum with no Gel
Availability: Monthly

Clostridioides difficile investigation

Tube colour: Yellow top universal
Collection Requirements: Faeces. 30 ml (fresh, not formed) in sterile container
Availability: Daily

Clostridium botulinum detection

Tube colour: Yellow top universal
Collection Requirements: Fresh faeces collected in sterile container
Availability: On request

Clozapine

Tube colour: Dark Green
Collection Requirements: 6mL Lithium Heparin with no Gel
Availability: Weekly

CMV Avidity

Tube colour: Gold
Collection Requirements: 8.5 ml serum tube
Availability: Daily (Mon - Fri)

CMV Drug Resistance Genotyping

Tube colour: Yellow top universal, Copan e-swab liquid Amies, (Pink Lid Swab)
Collection Requirements: Tissue, Swab
Availability: Daily (Mon - Fri)
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