Test Code: 
IGE
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Immunoglobulin E _x000D_ (Total IgE)
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
IGFBP3
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IGFBP3
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
nmol/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: 
IM
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
Infectious Mononucleosis Screen (Monospot, IM Screen, Glandular Fever Screen)
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 3mL EDTA
Reference Range: 
Negative
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
S, EW
Fee: 
Medicare rebatable
Laboratory: 
Haematology
Test Code: 
IMAT
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Lavender
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
6-9 ml EDTA
Reference Range: 
mg/L
Availability: 
Monthly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
SydPath PathologySt Vincent's HospitalVictoria StreetDarlinghurst, NSW 2010tel 02 8382 9100fax 02 8382 2489
Test Code: 
IGA
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IgA
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
See Report g/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
IGD
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IgD
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
0.01-0.14 g/L
Availability: 
Monthly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Sydney South Western Area Pathology ServiceRoyal Prince Alfred HospitalCentral Specimen ReceptionMissenden RoadCamperdown, NSW 2050tel 02 9515 8279fax 02 9515 7931
Test Code: 
IGE
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IgE
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
<120 uK/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
IGG
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IgG
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
See Report g/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
IGG1
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IgG1
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
g/L
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Austin PathologyAustin Hospital145 Studley RoadHeidelberg, Vic 3084tel 03 9496 3100fax 03 9496 1674
Test Code: 
IGG2
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IgG2
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
g/L
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Austin PathologyAustin Hospital145 Studley RoadHeidelberg, Vic 3084tel 03 9496 3100fax 03 9496 1674
Test Code: 
IGG3
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IgG3
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
g/L
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Austin PathologyAustin Hospital145 Studley RoadHeidelberg, Vic 3084tel 03 9496 3100fax 03 9496 1674
Test Code: 
IGG4
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IgG4
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
g/L
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Reference Laboratory: 
Austin PathologyAustin Hospital145 Studley RoadHeidelberg, Vic 3084tel 03 9496 3100fax 03 9496 1674
Test Code: 
PIGH
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
IgH Gene Rearrangement; IGH
Collection Requirements: 
SEE NOTES 3-10mL EDTA blood or 1-3mL Bone Marrow or Fresh Tissue or Paraffin Sections (10 to 15 Sections - 10 Micron thick)
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
2-3 weeks to result
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
EW , BM, Tisfr
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Laboratory: 
Molecular Haematology
Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within 48 hours of collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays)
Test Code: 
IGM
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IgM
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
See Report g/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Test Code: 
IGS
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Ig Subclasses
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
g/L
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Reference Laboratory: 
Austin PathologyAustin Hospital145 Studley RoadHeidelberg, Vic 3084tel 03 9496 3100fax 03 9496 1674
Test Code: 
IG
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IGS
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
See Report
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Test Code: 
Flow
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
Immunophenotyping (Lymphocyte Typing, Flow cytometry)
Collection Requirements: 
9 ml blood, EDTA (pink top) or lithium-heparin (no gel - green top) tubes
Reference Range: 
As reported
Availability: 
Weekdays 9 am to 4 pm
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Ew
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
Peter MacCallum Cancer CentrePathology Department Level 4305 Grattan StreetMelbourne, Vic 3000
Laboratory: 
Haematology
For urgent specimens outside routine hours, contact laboratory on 93428019
Test Code: 
UNCB
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Reference Laboratory: 
Pathology West - ICPMR Specimen ReceptionLevel 2, ICPMR BuildingWestmead HospitalInstitute RoadWestmead, NSW 2145tel 02 9845 8288fax 02 9635 6102
Test Code: 
INFL
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Remicide
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum
Reference Range: 
3-7 mg/L
Availability: 
Monthly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Reference Laboratory: 
South Eastern Area Laboratory Service (SEALS)Pathology BuildingCnr Kareena Road & The KingswayCaringbah, NSW 2229tel 02 9540 7430fax 02 9540 7427
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: 
INHB
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
ng/L
Availability: 
Monthly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Reference Laboratory: 
Sullivan & Nicolaides PathologyCnr Whitmore Street & Seven Oaks StreetTaringa, Qld 4068tel 03 3377 8666fax 07 3377 8722
Test Code: 
INS
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
<15 mU/L
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Test Code: 
INSAB
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Antibodies to Insulin
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Units
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Test Code: 
IGF1
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IGF1
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
See Report nmol/L
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m