Test Code: 
IGFBP3
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IGFBP3
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
See Report nmol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Reference Laboratory: 
Monash Medical CentreMonash Health Pathology246 Clayton RoadClayton, Vic 3168tel 03 9594 4538
Test Code: 
UNCB
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
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: 
UNCB
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IL6
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
<3.5 pg/ml
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Reference Laboratory: 
Melbourne Pathology103 Victoria ParadeCollingwood, Vic 3066tel 03 9287 7700fax 03 9419 1486
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)
Test Code: 
UIOD
Tube Colour: 
Urine (random)
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
10 ml Urine (random)
Reference Range: 
0.2 - 5.0 umolL
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Reference Laboratory: 
Alfred Pathology Services55 Commercial RoadPrahan 3181tel 03 9076 3888
Test Code: 
ICA
Tube Colour: 
Gas Syringe
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
Arterial or venous collection. Radiometer blood gas syringe or 8.5 ml Serum
Reference Range: 
1.12 - 1.30 mmol/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Test Code: 
FE
Tube Colour: 
Light Green
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
FE
Collection Requirements: 
4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum
Reference Range: 
10 to 30 umol/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Test Code: 
TISFE
Tube Colour: 
Fluid Container
Department: 
Biochemistry
Reference Range: 
5-40 ug/g Dry Wt
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Fee: 
m
Reference Laboratory: 
Australian Clinical Laboratories1868 Dandenong RoadClayton, Vic 3168tel 03 9538 6777fax 03 8540 5555
Test Code: 
FES
Tube Colour: 
Light Green
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Test Code: 
IA2AB
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
IA-2 Abs
Collection Requirements: 
Reference Range: 
<15 U/ml
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
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: 
ITRA
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Lavender
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Itra
Collection Requirements: 
6-9 ml EDTA
Reference Range: 
See Report ug/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
m
Reference Laboratory: 
Alfred Pathology Services55 Commercial RoadPrahan 3181tel 03 9076 3888
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