Test Code: 
UNCB
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Australian Clinical Laboratories1868 Dandenong RoadClayton, Vic 3168tel 03 9538 6777fax 03 8540 5555
Test Code: 
VALP
Tube Colour: 
Light Green
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
VALP, Epilim
Collection Requirements: 
4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum
Reference Range: 
50 - 100 mg/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
UNCB
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Australian Clinical Laboratories1868 Dandenong RoadClayton, Vic 3168tel 03 9538 6777fax 03 8540 5555
Test Code: 
VANC
Tube Colour: 
Light Green
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
VANC
Collection Requirements: 
4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum
Reference Range: 
See Report mg/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
VIP
Tube Colour: 
Collect Tube From Pathology
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
VIP
Collection Requirements: 
5 ml EDTA Tras Tube
Reference Range: 
0 - 50 pmol/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: 
VLCFA
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Lavender
Dark Green No Gel
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
VLCFA
Collection Requirements: 
6-9 ml EDTA or 6mL Lithium Heparin with no Gel
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Monthly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
SA Pathology - Women & Children's Hospital4th Floor Rieger BuildingKing William RoadNorth Adelaide, SA 5006tel 08 8161 7483fax 08 8161 7484
Test Code: 
UNCB
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum tube
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Monthly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
SA Pathology - Women & Children's Hospital4th Floor Rieger BuildingKing William RoadNorth Adelaide, SA 5006tel 08 8161 7483fax 08 8161 7484
Test Code: 
VITA
Tube Colour: 
Gold In Foil
Light Green In Foil
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
VITA, retinol, Retanoic acid
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum or 4.5 ml Lithium heparin in Foil
Reference Range: 
umol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
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: 
VITB1
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Lavender In Foil
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
VITB1, Thiamine
Collection Requirements: 
6-9 ml EDTA protected by Aluminium Foil
Reference Range: 
66-200 nmol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Melbourne Pathology103 Victoria ParadeCollingwood, Vic 3066tel 03 9287 7700fax 03 9419 1486
Test Code: 
B12
Tube Colour: 
Light Green
Gold
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
B12
Collection Requirements: 
4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 8.5 ml Serum
Reference Range: 
140 - 650 pmol/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
VITB2
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Lavender In Foil
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
VITB2, Ribolflavin
Collection Requirements: 
6-9 ml EDTA protected by Aluminium Foil
Reference Range: 
180-470 nmol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Melbourne Pathology103 Victoria ParadeCollingwood, Vic 3066tel 03 9287 7700fax 03 9419 1486
Test Code: 
U24B3
Tube Colour: 
Urine (24 Hr Plain)
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
U24B3
Collection Requirements: 
Urine (24 Hr plain)
Reference Range: 
50 - 600 umol/D
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: 
VITB6
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Lavender In Foil
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
VITB6, Pyradoxyl Phosphate, Pyridoxine
Collection Requirements: 
6-9 ml EDTA protected by Aluminium Foil
Reference Range: 
20-190 nmol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Melbourne Pathology103 Victoria ParadeCollingwood, Vic 3066tel 03 9287 7700fax 03 9419 1486
Test Code: 
VITC
Tube Colour: 
Green In Foil
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
VITC, Ascorbate, Acscorbic Acid
Collection Requirements: 
4.5mL Lithium Heparin in Foil
Reference Range: 
20-120 umol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Melbourne Pathology103 Victoria ParadeCollingwood, Vic 3066tel 03 9287 7700fax 03 9419 1486
Test Code: 
D125 (125D)+B1389
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Lavender
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
125Vit D, |1,25 Dihydroxy Vitamin D, |1,25 Dihydroxycholecalciferol
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum, 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin or 3mL EDTA
Reference Range: 
78 - 190 pmol/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: 
VITD
Tube Colour: 
Gold
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
25 Vit D | Cholecalciferol, Calcidiol, Calcitrol
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml Serum or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
>50 = sufficiency, 25-50 = mild deficiency, 12.5-25 = moderate sufficiency, <12.5 = severe deficiency nmol/L
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Test Code: 
VITE
Tube Colour: 
Gold In Foil
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
VITE, |Tocopherol
Collection Requirements: 
8.5 ml serum in foil
Reference Range: 
umol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
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: 
UNCB
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
Collection Requirements: 
Reference Range: 
0.3-2.6 nmol/L
Availability: 
Fortnightly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Reference Laboratory: 
Australian Clinical Laboratories1868 Dandenong RoadClayton, Vic 3168tel 03 9538 6777fax 03 8540 5555
Test Code: 
VORI
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Light Green
Department: 
Biochemistry
Pseudonyms: 
VORI
Collection Requirements: 
6 ml EDTA or 4.5 ml Lithium Heparin
Reference Range: 
1 - 5.5 mg/L
Availability: 
Weekly
Requires own tube?: 
No
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: