Department: 
Cytology
Laboratory: 
Cytology
Tube Colour: 
Yelllow Top Universal
Pseudonyms: 
Bronchial washings, Bronchioalveolar Lavage (BAL), Tracheal Trap washings, Respiratory washings
Test Code: 
Cyto
Availability: 
Weekdays
Collection Requirements: 
Min.10 ml to Max. 50ml. For optimal results >10ml is required.
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Medicare rebatable
Reference Range: 
Notes: 
As these samples are often shared between departments, Cytology recommends that samples are split at time of collection. For optimal results at least 10ml of sample is required.