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: 
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: 
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: 
PQLINV
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
CBFB-MYH11 PCR; CBFB-MYH11 Qualitative PCR; inv(16) PCR
Collection Requirements: 
3-10mL EDTA Whole Blood or 1-3mL Bone Marrow
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
2-3 weeks to result
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
EW, BM
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Laboratory: 
Molecular Haematology
Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within 24 hours of collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays)
Test Code: 
PQNINV
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
CBFB-MYH11 QPCR; CBFB-MYH11 Quantitative PCR; inv(16) QPCR
Collection Requirements: 
3-10mL EDTA Whole Blood or 1-3mL Bone Marrow
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
2-3 weeks to result
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
EW, BM
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Laboratory: 
Molecular Haematology
Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within 24 hours of collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays)