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AUBURN, NSW 2144
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www.medlab.com.au

Contact Details:
Dr Kumar Singh
+61(02) 87456500

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Supervision:
GX (General)

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ISO 15189 (2012)
Human Pathology
| Last Activity Date: 29-Jan-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 27-Jul-2022 |
SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION / RANGE
Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Cervical cytological investigation for abnormalities, precancerous or cancerous changes or conditions
Cervical tissue;
Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cervical cytological material;


Cervical smear;
Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cervical cytological material;

Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Non-gynaecological cytological investigations of body fluids, exudates, washings and brushings from non-squamous mucosal sites for the detection of malignancy
Other body fluids;
Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cytology samples;

Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Non-gynaecological cytological investigations on samples obtained via fine needle aspiration biopsy
Fine needle aspirates (FNA);
Cytological examination; Review and reporting of fine needle aspiration samples;

Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Testing for the National Cervical Screening Program
Liquid based cytology specimens from cervix;
Human papilloma virus; Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cervical cytological material;

Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals
Urine;
Alcohol; Amphetamines; Benzodiazepines; Buprenorphine; Cannabis; Cocaine; Methadone; Opiates;

Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring
Serum;
Carbamazepine; Digoxin; Lithium; Phenytoin (dilantin); Valproate (valproic acid, epilim);

Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers
Serum;
CA15-3 antigen (CA15-3); CA19-9 antigen (CA19-9); CA125 antigen (CA125); Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA);

Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests)
Serum;
α-Fetoprotein (AFP); Cortisol; Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS); Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH); Insulin; Luteinising hormone (LH); Oestradiol; Progesterone; Prolactin; Sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG); Testosterone;

Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus
Serum;
Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c);

Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function
Serum;
Troponin I;

Chemical pathology - Further investigation of lipid profiles for diagnosis of types III and IV hyperlipidaemia
Serum;
HDL - Quantitation;

Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function
Serum;
Uric acid;

Chemical pathology - Investigation and determination of hepatic, cardiac, bone, lipid, renal, skeletal muscle and other profiles and metabolic studies
Serum;
γ-Glutamyltransferase; Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Amylase; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - Total; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Lipase; Magnesium; Microalbumin; Microprotein; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urea;

Chemical pathology - Investigation for folate deficiency
Serum;
Folate;

Chemical pathology - Investigation of Helicobacter pylori colonisation or eradication
Breath;
C14;

Chemical pathology - Investigation of malabsorption
Faeces;
Reducing substances;

Chemical pathology - Iron studies
Serum;
Ferritin;



Iron; Transferrin;

Chemical pathology - Quantitation of precursor and intermediary metabolites
Serum;
Amino acids;

Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins
Serum;
Cobalamin (vitamin B12); Vitamin D;

Chemical pathology - Tests for thyroid function
Serum;
Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH); Thyroxine (T4) - Free; Triiodothyronine (T3) - Free;

Chemical pathology - Trace element analysis
Other body fluids;
Zinc;

Haematology - Diagnosis of thalassemia
Blood;
Examination of HbH;

Haematology - Examination of blood films by special staining
Blood;
Malaria;

Haematology - Full blood examination
Blood;
Erythrocyte count (red blood cell count, RBCC); Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Haemoglobin (Hb); Leucocyte count (white blood cell count, WBCC); Morphological assessment; Platelet count; Red cell index or indices; Reticulocytes;

Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests)
Plasma;
Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); International normalised ratio (INR); Prothrombin time (PT);


Blood;
D-dimer;

Haematology - Limited blood examination
Blood;
Erythrocyte (RBC) sedimentation rate (ESR);

Immunohaematology - Blood group antibody detection
Blood; Plasma;
Duffy system; Kell system; M and N factors; Other blood group systems; Rh phenotypes;

Immunohaematology - Blood grouping
Blood;
ABO; RhD;

Immunohaematology - Determination of compatibility of blood donor units
Blood;
Direct antiglobulin test (DAT, direct Coombs test);

Immunohaematology - Identification and quantitation of blood group antibodies
Blood; Plasma;
Other blood group antibodies;

Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies
Serum;
Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA IIF);



Rheumatoid factor;



Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (CCP);



Anti-cardiolipin antibodies (ACA);



Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA);



Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPO); Anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (tTG);



Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA); Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-intrinsic factor antibodies (IF); Anti-parietal cell antibodies; Anti-thyroid receptor antibodies;



Anti-cardiolipin antibodies (ACA); Anti-myeloperoxidase antibodies (MPO);

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential component testing (purified native and/or recombinant allergens))
Serum;
Ara h1 - Peanut; Ara h2 - Peanut; Ara h3 - Peanut; Ara h8 - Peanut;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential epidermal and animal protein allergens)
Serum;
Animal mix;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fish, shellfish and molluscs] allergens)
Serum;
Codfish; Herring; Mackerel; Plaice; Salmon; Seafood mix; Shrimp; Tuna;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [miscellaneous] allergens)
Serum;
Staple food mix;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [seeds, legumes and nuts] allergens)
Serum;
Almond; Cashew nut; Gluten; Hazelnut; Macadamia nut; Peanut; Walnut;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential grass pollen allergens)
Serum;
Grass mix;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential mite allergens)
Serum;
Dermatophagoides farinae house dust mite;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential occupational allergens)
Serum;
Mould mix;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential tree pollen allergens)
Serum;
Tree mix;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential venom allergens)
Serum;
Common wasp (yellow jacket) venom; Honey bee venom; Paper wasp venom;

Immunopathology - Quantitation of complement proteins
Serum;
Complement components C3 and C4;

Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins
Serum;
Protein classes;

Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses
Serum;
Total immunoglobulin A; Total immunoglobulin G; Total immunoglobulin M;



Total immunoglobulin E;

Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Diagnosis of pregnancy
Serum;
Detection of human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG);

Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Semen analysis (other than post vasectomy)
Semen;
Morphology; Motility;

Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Semen analysis for post vasectomy and/or examination of cervical mucus
Semen;
Presence of spermatozoa;

Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria
Ear swabs; Nasal swabs; Throat swabs;
Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility;


Genital swabs;
Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility;


Wound swabs;
Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility;


Blood;
Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility;


Aspirates;
Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility;


Sputum;
Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility;


Urine;
Blood; Casts; Glucose; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility; Proteins;

Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria)
Cervical specimen; Urine;
Mycoplasma genitalium;


Nasopharyngeal swabs;
Bordetella pertussis;


Faeces;
Aeromonas spp.; Campylobacter jejuni; Clostridium difficile; Salmonella typhi; Shigella sonnei; Yersinia enterocolitica;


Urine;
Chlamydia trachomatis; Neisseria gonorrhoeae;

Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (protozoan parasites)
Genital swabs; Urine;
Trichomonas vaginalis;


Faeces;
Blastocystis hominis; Cryptosporidium spp.; Dientamoeba fragilis; Entamoeba histolytica; Giardia lamblia;

Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses)
Plasma;
Hepatitis B (HBV) DNA;



Hepatitis C viral RNA;


Liquid based cytology specimens;
Human papilloma virus ;


Faeces;
Adenovirus; Astrovirus/Rotavirus; Norovirus;

Microbiology - Mycology - Detection of dermatophytes and other fungi causing cutaneous disease
Nails; Skin scrapings;
Dermatophyte identification;

Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites
Faeces;
Cryptosporidia; Giardia spp.;



Cysts; Ova; Parasites;

Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation
Serum;
Infectious mononucleosis;



Helicobacter pylori;



Bordetella pertussis total antibody; Chlamydia spp.; Epstein-Barr virus; Herpes simplex virus (HSV); Measles virus; Mumps virus; Mycoplasma spp.; Varicella zoster virus;



Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) - IgG; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) - IgM; Epstein-Barr viral capsid antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr viral capsid antigen IgM antibody; Hepatitis A antibody (anti-HAV) - IgG; Hepatitis A antibody (anti-HAV) - IgM; Hepatitis B surface antigen (HBs Ag); Hepatitis B envelope antibody (anti-HBe); Hepatitis B envelope antigen (HBe Ag); Hepatitis B surface antibody (anti-HBs); Hepatitis C antibody (anti-HCV); HIV 1/2 antibodies; HIV 1/2 antigen; Rubella IgG antibody; Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody; Toxoplasma gondii IgG antibody; Toxoplasma gondii IgM antibody;



Bordetella pertussis total antibody; Chlamydia spp.;



Anti-strepolysin O (ASOT);


Faeces;
Helicobacter pylori;

Microbiology - Virology - Detection of pathogenic viruses
Faeces;
Adenovirus; Rotavirus;


ISO 15189 (2012)
Legal
| Last Activity Date: 29-Jan-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 27-Jul-2022 |
SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION / RANGE
Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, appendix A On-site screening procedure
Urine;
Cannabis metabolites; Cocaine metabolites; Creatinine; Opiates;

Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 2 Specimen collection, storage, handling and dispatch
Urine;
Colour; Creatinine; pH; Temperature;

Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 3 General laboratory requirements
Urine;
General laboratory requirements as described in AS/NZS 4308;

Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 4 Laboratory screening procedures
Urine;
Amphetamine type substances; Benzodiazepines; Cannabis metabolites; Cocaine metabolites; Opiates;

Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 5 Laboratory confirmatory procedures
Urine;
α-Hydroxy-alprazolam; 6-Acetylmorphine; 7-Amino-clonazepam; 7-Amino-flunitrazepam; 7-Amino-nitrazepam; 11-nor-δ-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-9-carboxylic acid; Amphetamines; Benzoylecgonine (ecgonine benzoate); Benzylpiperazine (BZP, 1-benzylpiperazine); Codeine; Diazepam; Ecgonine methyl ester; Ephedrine; Methyl amphetamine; Methylenedioxymethylamphetamine; Morphine; Nordiazepam; Oxazepam; Phentermine; Pseudoephedrine (PSE); Temazepam;