Test Code: 
FFA
Tube Colour: 
Grey
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
FFA, Fatty Acids; Essential Fatty Acids
Collection Requirements: 
4 ml Fluoride Oxalate
Reference Range: 
See Report mmol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Victorian Clinical Genetics Services (VCGS)Royal Children's HospitalLevel 4, East Building50 Flemington RoadParkville, Vic 3052tel 03 8341 6201fax 03 8341 6390
Test Code: 
FLC
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
FLC, Kappa, Lambda,
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
See Report mg/L
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Peter MacCallum Cancer CentrePathology Department Level 4305 Grattan StreetMelbourne, Vic 3000
Test Code: 
FRUC
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Glycated Albumin
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
200 - 290 umol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Monash Medical CentreMonash Health Pathology246 Clayton RoadClayton, Vic 3168tel 03 9594 4538
Test Code: 
FBE
Tube Colour: 
Pink / Purple
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
Full Blood Examination, FBE, FBC
Collection Requirements: 
EDTA tube
Reference Range: 
As reported
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Ew
Fee: 
Medicare rebatable
Laboratory: 
Haematology
Test Code: 
TIS
Tube Colour: 
Tissue
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
Tissues
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
TIS
Fee: 
Medicare rebatable
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
SW
Tube Colour: 
Swab
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
Swab Sample
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Sw
Fee: 
Laboratory: 
Microbiology