Test Code: 
HMVAD
Tube Colour: 
CSF Sterile Tube Pack
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
CSF
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
CSF
Fee: 
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Includes HSV1 & 2, CMV, VZV, Enterovirus, Adenovirus
Test Code: 
HMVAD
Tube Colour: 
Yellow top unviversal
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
Tissue
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
TIS
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL)
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Includes HSV1 & 2, CMV, VZV, Enterovirus, Adenovirus
Test Code: 
HTLV
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
S
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
HTLVP
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
9 ml EDTA
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
EwL
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
National Serology Reference Laboratory
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
HPVP
Tube Colour: 
Swab-Red Top FLOQSwab
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
HPV, Human Papilloma Virus , Papilloma virus,
Collection Requirements: 
COPAN FLOQSwab (red top) Site: Endocervix, Cervix, Vagina
Reference Range: 
Detected or NOT Detected
Availability: 
Specimens accepted Daily - test performed Weekly.
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Sw
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Cytology Service (VCS)tel 9250 0300
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Collections Method: If you are taking a Pap Test, collect this first then take an endocervical sample using the Digene sampler; break brush into tube. Victorian Cytology Service supply these kits Phone (03) 9250 0300 Website : www.vcs.org.au
Test Code: 
MISCSO
Tube Colour: 
Swab
Yellow top unviversal
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
HPV, Human Papilloma Virus, Papilloma virus
Collection Requirements: 
Swabs, Tissue. Site: Rectum, Scotum, Non-gynaecological sites
Reference Range: 
Detected or NOT Detected
Availability: 
Specimens accepted Daily - test performed Weekly.
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Sw
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
Royal Children'sHospital
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Collections Method: If you are taking a Pap Test, collect this first then take a swab
Test Code: 
HYDS
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Echinococcus granulosum
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
S
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL)
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
INFS
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Flu A / Flu B Abs Serology
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
S
Fee: 
Medicare rebatable
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL)
Laboratory: 
Serology
Test Code: 
RPBNAT
Tube Colour: 
NPA / BW In Sterile Yellow Universal Container
Copan E-swab (liquid Amies) Pink Lid
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Resp PCR, Respiratory PCR (Viral) Includes : Influenza A, Influenza B, RSV (Respiratory Syncytial Virus) Rhinovirus/ Enterovirus, Parainfluenza 1,2,3, Adenovirus, Metapneumonavirus, Bordetella sp., B.parapertussis, L.pneumophila, L.longbaechae, M.pneumoniae, Chlamydiaceae ; flu
Collection Requirements: 
NPA (Nasopharyngeal aspirate) _x000D__x000D_or Bronchial Washing (BW) | Copan e-swab (liquid Amies) pink lid.
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Fee: 
$22.15
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Please include returned traveller history including countries visited.
Test Code: 
ORGID
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
18-48hr culture of isolate
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
$22.15
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
ORGID
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
18-48hr culture of isolate
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
$22.15
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
ORGID
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
18-48hr culture of isolate
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
$22.15
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
ORGID
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
18-48hr culture of isolate
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
$22.15
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
ORGID
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
18-48hr culture of isolate
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Medicare rebatable
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
UROG
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Wound Swab culture / microscopy
Collection Requirements: 
Amies swab (Gel)- copan. Swab x 2 or IUD sent in sterile screw capped container.
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Weekdays & Saturday
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
One swab in transport medium One swab dry in plastic sheath Smear on glass slide
Test Code: 
JEVS
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
S
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL)
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
JEVP
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Copan E-swab (liquid Amies) Pink Lid.
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
9 ml EDTA Saliva swab collected Copan e-swab (liquid Amies) pink lid.
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
EwL
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL)
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
JCVAB
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
S
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
UNILAB - Denmark
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
POLYP
Tube Colour: 
Yellow Universal ContainerLavenderBlack Top
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
Urine - Yellow top container Bood - 9mL EDTA CSF - Sterile Black top tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
U, B or CSF
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL)
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
KOKO
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
S
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL)
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
FLAS
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
S
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL)
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
KUNJP
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
EwL
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL)
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
KUNJP
Tube Colour: 
CSF Sterile Tube Pack
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
CSF
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
CSF
Fee: 
Medicare rebatable
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL)
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
RPBNAT
Tube Colour: 
Yellow top unviversal
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
Respiratory specimens, pleural fluid and other sterile body sites fluids, fresh biopsy specimens.
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
LEGAS
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily (Mon - Fri)
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
S
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL)
Laboratory: 
Microbiology