Test Code: 
PBGS
Tube Colour: 
UPOR
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PBGS
Collection Requirements: 
10 ml Urine
Reference Range: 
See Report no Units
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
PPX
Tube Colour: 
Green
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PPX
Collection Requirements: 
4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum wrapped in FOIL
Reference Range: 
no ref int no Units
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Test Code: 
FPOR
Tube Colour: 
Sterile Container
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
FPOR
Collection Requirements: 
Spot Faeces wrapped in foil (or in light proof container)
Reference Range: 
<200 umol/Kg
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Test Code: 
PPOR
Tube Colour: 
Green
Gold (wrapped In Foil)
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PPOR
Collection Requirements: 
4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum in foil
Reference Range: 
<10 nmol/L
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
RPOR
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Lavender (wrapped In Foil)
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
RPOR, Porphyrin studies, Porphyrins
Collection Requirements: 
6-9 ml EDTA protected by Aluminium Foil
Reference Range: 
<1.8 umol/L
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
UPOR
Tube Colour: 
UPOR
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
UPOR
Collection Requirements: 
10 ml Urine wrapped in FOIL
Reference Range: 
<300 nmol/L
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Specimen should be protected from light and sent to the laboratory asap
Test Code: 
POSA
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Lavender
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
POSA
Collection Requirements: 
6-9 ml EDTA
Reference Range: 
See Report mg/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Alfred Pathology Services55 Commercial RoadPrahan 3181tel 03 9076 3888
Test Code: 
K
Tube Colour: 
Light Green
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
K
Collection Requirements: 
4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum
Reference Range: 
See Report mmol/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
UK
Tube Colour: 
Urine (24 Hr Plain)
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
UK
Collection Requirements: 
Urine (24 Hr plain)
Reference Range: 
25 - 125 mmol/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
U24K
Tube Colour: 
Urine (24 Hr Plain)
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
U24K
Collection Requirements: 
Urine (24 Hr plain)
Reference Range: 
40 - 100 mmol/D
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
PR3
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PR3 |Proteinase 3 Abs | Anti-Proteinase-3 Antibodies
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
<5 U/mL
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
PRED
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PRED
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Pathology Queensland - Central LaboratoryLevel 4, Block 7Herston Hospitals CampusRoyal Brisbane & Women's HospitalHerston RoadHerston, Qld 4029tel 07 3646 3636fax 07 3646 6160
Test Code: 
UNCB
Tube Colour: 
Urine (24 Hr Plain)
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
Urine (24 Hr plain)
Reference Range: 
0-2 mg/D
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Royal Children's HospitalLaboratory ServicesLevel 4, East Building50 Flemington RoadParkville, Vic 3052tel 03 9345 4200fax 03 9345 9884
Test Code: 
UNCB
Tube Colour: 
Urine (24 Hr Plain)
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
Urine (24 Hr plain)
Reference Range: 
mg/D
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Royal Children's HospitalLaboratory ServicesLevel 4, East Building50 Flemington RoadParkville, Vic 3052tel 03 9345 4200fax 03 9345 9884
Test Code: 
PRIM
Tube Colour: 
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PRIM, Myselin
Collection Requirements: 
4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
4-15 mg/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Melbourne Pathology103 Victoria ParadeCollingwood, Vic 3066tel 03 9287 7700fax 03 9419 1486
Test Code: 
UNCB
Tube Colour: 
Light Green
Gold
Lavender
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
4.5mL Lithium Heparin, Serum or EDTA
Reference Range: 
<4.0
Availability: 
Monthly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
SA Pathology - Women & Children's Hospital4th Floor Rieger BuildingKing William RoadNorth Adelaide, SA 5006tel 08 8161 7483fax 08 8161 7484
Test Code: 
PROC
Tube Colour: 
Green No Gel
Gold No Gel
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PROC
Collection Requirements: 
4.5mL Lithium heparin or Serum with no gel
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Pathology Queensland - Central LaboratoryLevel 4, Block 7Herston Hospitals CampusRoyal Brisbane & Women's HospitalHerston RoadHerston, Qld 4029tel 07 3646 3636fax 07 3646 6160
Test Code: 
PCT
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PCT
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
<0.06 ug/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Royal Children's HospitalLaboratory ServicesLevel 4, East Building50 Flemington RoadParkville, Vic 3052tel 03 9345 4200fax 03 9345 9884
Test Code: 
PROG
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PROG
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
See Report nmol/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
PROINS
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PROINS
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
pmol/L
Availability: 
Monthly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
South Eastern Area Laboratory ServicesPrince Of Wales HospitalLevel 4, Campus Centre BuildingPrince Of Wales HospitalBarker StreetRandwick, NSW 2031tel 02 9382 9601
Test Code: 
PRL
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PRL
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
See Report mIU/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
MACPRL
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Macro PRL, macroprolactin
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Reference Laboratory: 
St Vincent's Hospital Pathology
Test Code: 
PROSFB
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PROSFB
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
g/L
Availability: 
Monthly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
South Eastern Area Laboratory Service (SEALS)Pathology BuildingCnr Kareena Road & The KingswayCaringbah, NSW 2229tel 02 9540 7430fax 02 9540 7427
Test Code: 
PSA
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
PSA
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
<4 ug/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
CTP
Tube Colour: 
CSF Sterile Tube Pack
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
CSF Protein
Collection Requirements: 
2 ml Cerebro spinal fluid
Reference Range: 
MF <0.45 g/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Laboratory: 
Biochemistry