Test Code: 
PTCRG
Tube Colour: 
Pink / Purple
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
T cell Gene Rearrangement; TCR Gamma; TCR Gene Rearrangement; TCRG
Collection Requirements: 
3-10mL EDTA Whole Blood or 1-3mL Bone Marrow or Fresh Tissue or Paraffin Sections (10 to 15 Sections - 10 Micron thick)
Reference Range: 
As reported
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.
Reference Laboratory: 
Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre Pathology Department
Level 4305
Grattan St
Melbourne 3000
Laboratory: 
Molecular Haematology
Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within 24 hours of collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays)
Test Code: 
FLOW
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
Subsets (SUBS), CD4:CD8, T and B Cell Quantitation [Including Tcell subsets]
Collection Requirements: 
EDTA tube
Reference Range: 
As reported
Availability: 
Weekdays
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Ew
Fee: 
Medicare rebatable
Reference Laboratory: 
Peter MacCallum Cancer CentrePathology Department Level 4305 Grattan StreetMelbourne, Vic 3000
Laboratory: 
Flow Cytometry
This test requires an FBE to be requested in order to report the absolute number results for T cell subsets.
Test Code: 
MISCH
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
Bcl-1 Gene Rearrangement; Bcl-1 Translocation; t(11;14); Bcl1-IgH
Collection Requirements: 
3-10mL EDTA Whole Blood or 1-3mL Bone Marrow or Fresh Tissue or Paraffin Sections (10 to 15 Sections - 10 Micron thick)
Reference Range: 
As reported
Availability: 
2-3 weeks to result
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
EW , BM, Tissue
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: 
Molecular Haematology
Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within 24 hours of collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays)
Test Code: 
MISCH
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
Bcl-2 Gene Rearrangement; Bcl-2 Translocation; t(14;18); Bcl2-IgH
Collection Requirements: 
3-10mL EDTA Whole Blood or 1-3mL Bone Marrow or Fresh Tissue or Paraffin Sections (10 to 15 Sections - 10 Micron thick)
Reference Range: 
As reported
Availability: 
2-3 weeks to result
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
EW , BM, Tissue
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: 
Molecular Haematology
Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within 24 hours of collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays)
Test Code: 
PQPML1
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
APML PCR; APML Qualitative PCR; PML-RARa PCR; PML-RARa Qualitative PCR; t(15;17) PCR; t(15;17) Qualitative PCR
Collection Requirements: 
3-10mL EDTA Whole Blood or 1-3mL Bone Marrow
Reference Range: 
As reported
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.
Reference Laboratory: 
Peter MacCallum Cancer CentrePathology Department Level 4305 Grattan StreetMelbourne, Vic 3000
Laboratory: 
Molecular Haematology
Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within 24 hours of collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays)
Test Code: 
PQLPML
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
APML QPCR; APML Quantitative PCR; PML-RARa QPCR; PML-RARa Quantitative PCR; t(15;17) QPCR; t(15;17) Quantitative PCR
Collection Requirements: 
3-10mL EDTA Whole Blood or 1-3mL Bone Marrow
Reference Range: 
As reported
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.
Reference Laboratory: 
Peter MacCallum Cancer CentrePathology Department Level 4305 Grattan StreetMelbourne, Vic 3000
Laboratory: 
Molecular Haematology
Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within 24 hours of collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays)
Test Code: 
PQLAML
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
AML1-ETO; AML1-ETO Qualitative PCR; t(8;21) PCR; t(8;21) Qualitative PCR
Collection Requirements: 
3-10mL EDTA Whole Blood or 1-3mL Bone Marrow
Reference Range: 
As reported
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.
Reference Laboratory: 
Peter MacCallum Cancer CentrePathology Department Level 4305 Grattan StreetMelbourne, Vic 3000
Laboratory: 
Molecular Haematology
Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within 24 hours of collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays)
Test Code: 
PQNAML
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
AML1-ETO QPCR; AML1-ETO Quantitative PCR; t(8;21) QPCR; t(8;21) Quantitative PCR
Collection Requirements: 
3-10mL EDTA Whole Blood or 1-3mL Bone Marrow
Reference Range: 
As reported
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.
Reference Laboratory: 
Peter MacCallum Cancer CentrePathology Department Level 4305 Grattan StreetMelbourne, Vic 3000
Laboratory: 
Molecular Haematology
Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within 24 hours of collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays)
Test Code: 
PBCRL
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
BCR-ABL PCR; BCR-ABL Quantitative PCR; t(9;22) PCR; t(9;22) Quantitative PCR, BCRABL
Collection Requirements: 
3-10mL EDTA Whole Blood or 1-3mL Bone Marrow
Reference Range: 
As reported
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.
Reference Laboratory: 
Peter MacCallum Cancer CentrePathology Department Level 4305 Grattan StreetMelbourne, Vic 3000
Laboratory: 
Molecular Haematology
Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within 24 hours of collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays)
Test Code: 
PQBCR1
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
BCR-ABL QPCR; BCR-ABL Quantitative PCR; t(9;22) QPCR; t(9;22) Quantitative PCR, BCRABL
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.
Reference Laboratory: 
Peter MacCallum Cancer CentrePathology Department Level 4305 Grattan StreetMelbourne, Vic 3000
Laboratory: 
Molecular Haematology
Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within 24 hours of collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays)
Test Code: 
TACR
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
TACR, FK506
Collection Requirements: 
3 ml EDTA
Reference Range: 
5 - 20 ug/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Test Code: 
CYSTS
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Cysticercosis Serology
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
S
Fee: 
Contact reference laboratory directly for up to date fee advice.
Reference Laboratory: 
Westmead Hospital Sydney
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
GenePl
Tube Colour: 
Lavender
Department: 
Molecular
Pseudonyms: 
Targetted Gene Panel | Next Generation Sequencing Panel | NGS Panel | Gene List
Collection Requirements: 
9 ml blood EDTA tube | Request slip must be signed by collector
Reference Range: 
Refer to report
Availability: 
Turn around time: As required. Please contact Molecular Pathology Royal Melbourne Hospital
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Ew
Fee: 
Contact Moleclar Pathology, RMH for a quotation
Reference Laboratory: 
To Be Approved By:Molecular PathologyRoyal Melbourne Hospital
Laboratory: 
Molecular Pathology
Referrals accepted ONLY from Geneticists Patient consent form required Payment approval required Notify Molecular Pathology, RMH by phone (03 9342 7991) for URGENT testing Email: molpath@mh.org.au
Test Code: 
TEICO
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
TEICO
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
10-30 mg/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
UNCB
Tube Colour: 
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
DHT
Collection Requirements: 
4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Monthly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
South Eastern Area Laboratory ServicesPrince Of Wales HospitalLevel 4, Campus Centre BuildingPrince Of Wales HospitalBarker StreetRandwick, NSW 2031tel 02 9382 9601
Test Code: 
TESTF
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Free TEST
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
See Report pmol/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
TEST
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
TEST
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
See Report nmol/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
TETS
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Microbiology
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
S
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Microbiology Diagnostic Unit (MDU)University Of Melbourne
Laboratory: 
Microbiology
Test Code: 
TGMMR
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
TPMT Metabolytes, Purine Metabolytes
Collection Requirements: 
Reference Range: 
<20
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Eastern Health - GastroenterologyBox Hill HospitalLevel 8, Clive Ward CentreNelson RoadBox Hill, Vic 3128tel 03 9091 8827fax 03 9899 9137
Test Code: 
UNCB
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Lavender
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
6-9 ml EDTA
Reference Range: 
<5 nmol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Alfred Pathology Services55 Commercial RoadPrahan 3181tel 03 9076 3888
Test Code: 
U24THA
Tube Colour: 
Urine (24 Hr Plain)
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Thal
Collection Requirements: 
Urine (24 Hr plain)
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Alfred Pathology Services55 Commercial RoadPrahan 3181tel 03 9076 3888
Test Code: 
UTHAL
Tube Colour: 
Urine (random)
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
UTHAL
Collection Requirements: 
10 ml Urine (random)
Reference Range: 
<5 nmol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Alfred Pathology Services55 Commercial RoadPrahan 3181tel 03 9076 3888
Test Code: 
THEO
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Aminophylline
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
10 - 20 mg/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: 
THCN
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
THCN
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
umol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Alfred Pathology Services55 Commercial RoadPrahan 3181tel 03 9076 3888
Test Code: 
TGN
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
6-TGN
Collection Requirements: 
Reference Range: 
235-450 pmol/RBC
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Eastern Health - GastroenterologyBox Hill HospitalLevel 8, Clive Ward CentreNelson RoadBox Hill, Vic 3128tel 03 9091 8827fax 03 9899 9137