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Address Details:
14 Giffnock Ave
MACQUARIE PARK, NSW 2113
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www.dhm.com.au

Contact Details:
Ms Tuyen Chieu
+61(02) 98556042

Availability:
Services available to external clients
Supervision:
GX (General)

Attached Departments:

* Anatomical Pathology
* CAL/Biochemistry
* Cytopathology
* Division of Toxicology
* Faecal Occult Blood Testing Laboratory
* Haematology
* Immunohaematology
* Immunoserology
* Microbiology
* Molecular Biology
* Molecular Genetics
* Prenatal Testing

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  • Anatomical Pathology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Examination of biopsy material
    Formalin fixed tissue; Fresh tissue; Smears;
    Review and reporting of biopsy material to identify or exclude morphological abnormalities;

    Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Gene probes using paraffin in-situ hybridisation techniques (chromogenic/silver)
    Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections;
    Detection of nucleic acid targets - Various;

    Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immediate frozen section diagnosis
    Fresh tissue; Smears; Tissue imprint;
    Intra-operative consultation and examination of biopsy material;

    Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immunohistochemical (immunofluorescence) investigation
    Fixed cytological smears; Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Fresh tissue; Frozen tissue sections;
    Detection of antigenic targets - Various;


  • CAL/Biochemistry

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Chemical pathology - Analysis of calculus
    Renal calculi;
    Calcium;

    Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals
    Plasma;
    Ethanol;

    Chemical pathology - Biogenic amines
    Urine;
    4-Hydroxy-3-methoxymethamphetamine (HMMA); 5-Hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA); Adrenaline; Dopamine; Noradrenaline;

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



    Carbamazepine; Gentamicin (cidomycin, septopal, genticyn, garamycin); Phenobarbitone; Phenytoin (dilantin); Primidone; Theophylline; Tobramycin; Valproate (valproic acid, epilim); Vancomycin;


    Serum; Urine;
    Nicotine;


    Blood;
    Cyclosporin; Sirolimus; Tacrolimus;

    Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers
    Serum;
    Thyroglobulin;



    CA15-3 antigen (CA15-3); CA19-9 antigen (CA19-9); Human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG);



    α-Fetoprotein (AFP); CA125 antigen (CA125); Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA) fractions and derived index;

    Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests)
    Serum;
    Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS); Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH); Insulin; Luteinising hormone (LH); Oestradiol; Progesterone;



    Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH); Cortisol; Gastrin; Growth hormone;



    Parathyroid hormone (PTH); Procalcitonin; Prolactin; Sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG); Testosterone;



    17α-Hydroxyprogesterone ; Androstenedione;


    Urine;
    Cortisol;

    Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus
    Serum;
    Fructosamine;


    Blood;
    Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c);

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



    Creatine kinase MB (CKMB);



    N-Terminal-pro b-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP);

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

    Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function
    Serum;
    Alkaline phosphatase isoenzymes;



    α-1-Antitrypsin; Caeruloplasmin; Haptoglobins;



    Quantitation of bile acids;



    Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) isoenzymes;

    Chemical pathology - Haem related pigments and precursors (excluding porphyria)
    Serum;
    Myoglobin;


    Serum; Urine;
    β-2-Microglobulin (B2M);

    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; Alkaline phosphatase; Amylase; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Any fractions; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); LDL cholesterol; Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea;



    Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE);



    Bilirubin - Any fractions; Cholinesterase; Creatinine;


    Serum; Urine;
    Osmolality;


    Plasma;
    Ammonia; Glucose; Lactate;


    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF);
    Glucose; Protein - Total;


    Urine;
    Albumin; Amylase; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Glucose; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urate; Urea;



    Albumin; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Glucose; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urate; Urea;

    Chemical pathology - Investigation for folate deficiency
    Blood; Serum;
    Folate;

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

    Chemical pathology - Investigation of malabsorption
    Faeces;
    Faecal fat;

    Chemical pathology - Iron studies
    Serum;
    Iron; Transferrin; Transferrin - Iron saturation percentage;



    Ferritin;


    Blood;
    Zinc protoporphyrin (ZPP);

    Chemical pathology - Markers of bone metabolism
    Urine;
    Deoxypyridinoline (DPD);

    Chemical pathology - Quantitation of precursor and intermediary metabolites
    Plasma;
    Homocysteine;

    Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamin B markers
    Serum;
    Holotranscobalamin (active B12);

    Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins
    Serum;
    Vitamin D;



    Cobalamin (vitamin B12);



    25-Hydroxyvitamin D3;

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

    Chemical pathology - Trace element analysis
    Serum;
    Copper; Zinc;


    Blood;
    Lead;

    Haematology - Assessment of haemolysis or metabolic enzymes (red cell enzyme assays)
    Blood;
    Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD);

    Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies
    Serum;
    Anti-thyrotropin receptor antibodies (TSHR);



    Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA);



    Anti-thyroglobulin antibodies (Tg); Anti-thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPO);



    Rheumatoid factor;

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



    Complement components C3 and C4;

    Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins
    Serum;
    Detection and quantitation of free kappa and lambda light chains;



    Detection and quantitation of free kappa and lambda light chains;


    Serum; Urine;
    Protein classes;

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



    Immunoglobulin subclasses;



    Total immunoglobulin A; Total immunoglobulin G; Total immunoglobulin M;

    Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Diagnosis or follow up of threatened abortion and/or diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy
    Serum;
    Human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) - Quantitative total;

    Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation
    Serum;
    Anti-strepolysin O (ASOT);


  • Cytopathology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Cervical cytological investigation for abnormalities, precancerous or cancerous changes or conditions
    Cervical smear; Cervical tissue; Liquid based cytology specimens from cervix;
    Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cervical cytological material;

    Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Gynaecological (non-cervical) cytological investigation for abnormalities, precancerous or cancerous changes or conditions
    Endometrial pipelle; Liquid based cytology specimens from cervix; Vaginal smears; Vaginal tissue; Vault smears; Vulval smears;
    Cytological examination; Review and reporting of gynaecological (non-cervical tissue) cytological samples;

    Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Non-gynaecological cytological investigations of body fluids, exudates, washings and brushings from non-squamous mucosal sites for the detection of malignancy
    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Ocular specimens; Other body fluids; Sputum; Urine; Vitreous specimens; Washings or brushings from other sites;
    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; Self collected swab samples;
    Human papilloma virus; Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cervical cytological material;


  • Division of Toxicology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals
    Urine;
    Buprenorphine; Methadone; Oxycodone; Phencyclidine; Propoxyphene;



    Synthetic cannabis;



    Buprenorphine; Opiates;


    ISO 15189 (2012)
    Legal
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Medico legal drug testing AS 4760, section 2 Collection, Storage, handling and dispatch
    Oral fluid;
    Handling and dispatch; Sample collection and storage;

    Medico legal drug testing AS 4760, section 4 Laboratory initial testing
    Oral fluid;
    δ-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC); Amphetamine type substances; Cocaine; Cocaine metabolites;

    Medico legal drug testing AS 4760, section 5 Confirmatory testing procedures
    Oral fluid;
    δ-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC); 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA); 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA); 6-Acetylmorphine; Amphetamines; Benzoylecgonine (ecgonine benzoate); Cocaine; Codeine; Ecgonine methyl ester; Methyl amphetamine; Morphine;

    Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, appendix A On-site screening procedure - Testing performed at client sites
    Urine;
    Amphetamine type substances; Benzodiazepines; Cannabis metabolites; Cocaine metabolites; Creatinine; Opiates; pH;

    Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, appendix A On-site screening procedure - Testing performed at permanent fixed sites
    Urine;
    Amphetamine type substances; Benzodiazepines; Cannabis metabolites; Cocaine metabolites; Creatinine; Opiates; pH;

    Testing service at Langtree Collection Centre Mildura



    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; Creatinine; Opiates; pH; Urea;

    Medico legal drug testing AS/NZS 4308, section 5 Laboratory confirmatory procedures
    Urine;
    α-Hydroxy-alprazolam; 7-Amino-clonazepam; 7-Amino-flunitrazepam; 7-Amino-nitrazepam; Diazepam; Nordiazepam; Oxazepam; Temazepam;



    3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA); 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA); 6-Acetylmorphine; 11-nor-δ-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-9-carboxylic acid; Amphetamines; Benzoylecgonine (ecgonine benzoate); Codeine; Ecgonine methyl ester; Ephedrine; Methyl amphetamine; Morphine; Phentermine; Pseudoephedrine (PSE);


  • Faecal Occult Blood Testing Laboratory

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers - Testing for the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program
    Faeces;
    Blood;


  • Haematology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Haematology - Bone marrow examination
    Bone marrow;
    Examination of aspirated material;

    Haematology - Diagnosis of thalassemia
    Blood;
    Haemoglobin A2 (HbA2) - Quantitation;



    HbH inclusions;

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



    Heinz bodies;



    Morphological assessment;

    Haematology - Foetal haemoglobin in maternal circulation
    Blood;
    Detection and quantitation of foetal red cell antigens;



    Presence of foetal red blood cells;

    Haematology - Full blood examination
    Blood;
    Reticulocytes;



    Morphological assessment;



    Differential number; Erythrocyte count (red blood cell count, RBCC); Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Haemoglobin (Hb); Leucocyte count (white blood cell count, WBCC); Nucleated red blood cells (NRBC); Platelet count; Red blood cell distribution width (RDW); Red cell index or indices;

    Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests)
    Serum;
    Heparin induced thrombotic thrombocytopenia (HITT);


    Plasma;
    Collagen binding activity;



    Factor XIII;



    Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT); Activated protein C resistance; Anti-thrombin III; Anti-Xa activity; D-dimer; Dabigatran; Factor II; Factor IX; Factor IX inhibitor; Factor V; Factor VII; Factor VIII; Factor VIII inhibitor; Factor X; Factor XI; Factor XII; Factor XIII; Fibrinogen; International normalised ratio (INR); Lupus anticoagulant; Protein C and protein S; Prothrombin time (PT); Thrombin time (TT); Von Willebrand factor (vWF) activity - Ristocetin co-factor assay; Von Willebrand factor (vWF) antigen - Quantitation;


    Blood;
    Platelet function (PFA);

    Haematology - Investigation of haemoglobinopathy, excluding thalassemia
    Blood;
    Haemoglobin S (HbS) - Presence;



    Other abnormal haemoglobins;

    Haematology - Investigation of haemolysis
    Blood;
    Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (PNH) screen;


    Urine;
    Haemosiderin;

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

    Immunopathology - Characterisation of leucocyte surface antigens (including immunophenotyping)
    Aspirates; Blood; Bone marrow; Disaggregated tissues specimen;
    γ,δ-T-cell receptor; 7-Aminoactinomycin (7-AAD); Assessment of lymphoid cell populations; Assessment of myeloid cell populations; CD2; CD3; CD4; CD5; CD7; CD8; CD10; CD11b; CD11c; CD13; CD14; CD15; CD16; CD19; CD20; CD23; CD24; CD25; CD27; CD28; CD34; CD38; CD45; CD56; CD57; CD59; CD64; CD94; CD103; CD117; CD123; CD138; CD158a; CD158b; CD158e; CD158k; CD161; CD300e (IREM-2); Fluorescein-labelled proaerolysin (FLAER); HLA-DR antigen; Kappa light chains; Lambda light chains; NK cells; T-cell receptor aβ (TCRab);

    Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (protozoan parasites)
    Blood;
    Plasmodium falciparum; Plasmodium vivax;

    Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites
    Blood;
    Malaria;


  • Immunohaematology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Haematology - Investigation of haemolysis
    Blood; Serum;
    Cold agglutinins;

    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; Plasma;
    ABO; RhD;

    Immunohaematology - Identification and quantitation of blood group antibodies
    Blood;
    Antibody elution;


    Blood; Plasma;
    Direct antiglobulin test (DAT, direct Coombs test);



    Antibody titration;



    Other blood group antibodies; Red cell phenotyping; Rh;


  • Immunoserology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function
    Serum;
    Tryptase;

    Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies
    Serum;
    Anti-β-2-glycoprotein 1 antibodies; Anti-cardiolipin antibodies (ACA); Anti-chromatin antibodies; Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-gliadin antibodies (AGA); Anti-glomerular basement membrane antibodies (anti-GBM); Anti-myeloperoxidase antibodies (MPO); Anti-proteinase 3 antibodies (PR3); Anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (tTG);



    Anti-endomysial antibodies (EMA); Anti-liver-kidney microsomes antibodies (LKM); Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA); Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA); Anti-skin basement membrane antibodies;



    Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-ganglioside antibodies; Anti-neuronal antibodies;



    Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (CCP); Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies (ASCA);



    Bullous dermatoses;



    Anti-intrinsic factor antibodies (IF);

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential component testing (purified native and/or recombinant allergens))
    Serum;
    α-Lactalbumin - Milk; β-Lactoglobulin - Milk; Api m1 phospholipase A2 - Honey bee; Ara h1 - Peanut; Ara h2 - Peanut; Ara h3 - Peanut; Ara h8 - Peanut; Ara h9 - Peanut; Casein - Milk; Galactose-α-1,3-galactose thyroglobulin - Bovine; MUXF3 CCD (bromelain); Omega-5-gliadin - Wheat; Ovomucoid - Egg;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential drug allergens)
    Serum;
    Amoxicillin; Ampicilloyl group; Cefaclor; Chlorhexidine; Chymopapain; Gelatin - Bovine; Insulin - Human; Morphine; Penicilloyl G; Penicilloyl V; Pholcodine; Suxamethonium (succinylcholine); Tetanus toxoid;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential epidermal and animal protein allergens)
    Serum;
    Animal mix; Budgerigar droppings; Budgerigar feathers; Budgerigar serum; Caged bird mix; Canary bird droppings; Canary bird feathers; Canary bird serum; Cat epithelium; Cat serum; Chicken droppings; Chicken feathers; Chicken serum proteins; Cow dander; Dog dander; Dog epithelium; Dog serum; Duck feathers; Feather mix; Finch feathers; Goat epithelium; Goose feathers; Guinea pig epithelium; Hamster epithelium; Horse dander; Mouse epithelium; Mouse serum proteins; Mouse urine proteins; Parakeet droppings; Parakeet feathers; Parakeet serum; Parrot feathers; Pigeon droppings; Pigeon feathers; Rabbit epithelium; Rabbit urine proteins; Rat epithelium; Rat serum proteins; Rat urine proteins; Sheep epithelium; Swine epithelium; Swine serum; Turkey feathers;



    Cat dander; Cat epithelium; Dog dander; Dog epithelium; Horse dander; Horse epithelium; Mouse epithelium; Mouse serum proteins; Mouse urine proteins;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [additives] allergens)
    Serum;
    Carob (E410); Cochineal extract (carmine red, E120);

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [egg and fowl] allergens)
    Serum;
    Chicken; Egg; Egg white; Egg yolk; Turkey meat;



    Chicken; Egg; Egg white; Egg yolk;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fish, shellfish and molluscs] allergens)
    Serum;
    Codfish; Shrimp;



    Abalone; Anchovy; Blue mussel; Catfish; Chub mackerel; Clam; Codfish; Crab; Crayfish; Eel; Grouper; Gulf flounder; Haddock; Hake; Halibut; Herring; Jack mackerel; Langust (spiny lobster); Lobster; Mackerel; Megrim; Octopus; Orange roughy; Oyster; Pollock; Prawn; Red snapper; Salmon; Sardine (pilchard); Scallop; Seafood mix; Shrimp; Snail; Sole; Squid; Swordfish; Tilapia; Trout; Tuna; Walleye pike; Whitefish (Inconnu);

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fruit and vegetable] allergens)
    Serum;
    Apple; Apricot; Asparagus; Aubergine (eggplant); Avocado; Bamboo shoot; Banana; Beetroot; Blackberry; Blueberry; Broccoli; Brussel sprouts; Cabbage; Carrot; Cauliflower; Celery; Cherry; Cucumber; Date; Fig; Fruit mix; Garlic; Grape; Grapefruit; Jack fruit; Kiwi; Lemon citrus; Lettuce; Lime citrus; Lychee; Mandarin (tangerine, clementine, satsumas) citrus; Mango; Melon; Olive - Black, fresh; Onion; Orange citrus; Papaya; Passion fruit; Peach; Pear; Persimon (kaki fruit, sharon); Pineapple; Plum; Potato; Pumpkin; Raspberry; Red currant; Rose hip; Spinach; Strawberry; Sweet potato; Tomato; Vegetable mix; Watermelon;



    Apple; Celery; Kiwi; Peach;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [meat] allergens)
    Serum;
    Galactose-α-1,3-galactose thyroglobulin - Bovine;



    Beef; Galactose-α-1,3-galactose thyroglobulin - Bovine; Horse; Lamb; Meat mix; Pork; Rabbit;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [milk] allergens)
    Serum;
    Cow milk;



    Casein; Cheese - Cheddar type; Cheese - Mould type; Cow’s whey; Goat milk; Milk; Sheep milk; Sheep whey;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [miscellaneous] allergens)
    Serum;
    Baker's yeast; Brewer’s yeast; Cacao; Chocolate; Coffee; Honey; Hop (fruit cone); Malt; Mushroom; Staple food mix; Tea; Yeasts;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [seeds, legumes and nuts] allergens)
    Serum;
    Almond; Barley; Brazil nut; Buck wheat; Cashew nut; Cereal mix; Chick pea; Coconut; Common millet; Corn; Fenugreek; Foxtail; Gluten; Green bean; Hazelnut; Japanese millet; Lentil; Lima bean; Linseed; Lupin seed; Macadamia nut; Nut panel; Oat; Pea; Peanut; Pecan nut; Pinenut; Pistachio; Poppy seed; Pumpkin seed; Quinoa; Rapeseed; Red kidney bean; Rice; Rye; Sesame seed; Soy bean; Spelt wheat; Sunflower seed; Walnut; Wheat; White bean;



    Brazil nut; Buck wheat; Cashew nut; Hazelnut; Peanut; Sesame seed; Soy bean; Walnut; Wheat;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [spices] allergens)
    Serum;
    Allspice; Anise; Basil; Bay leaf; Black pepper; Cardamon; Chilli pepper; Cinnamon; Clove; Coriander (cilantro); Curry; Fennel seed; Ginger; Green pepper (unripe seed); Lovage; Marjoram; Mint; Mustard; Oregano; Paprika (sweet pepper); Parsley; Saffron; Sage; Spice mix; Tarragon; Thyme; Vanilla;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential grass pollen allergens)
    Serum;
    Bahia grass; Bermuda grass; Brome grass; Canary grass; Couch grass; Cultivated oat; Cultivated rye; Cultivated wheat; Grass mix; Johnson grass; Kentucky plane (June) grass; Meadow fescue; Meadow foxtail; Perennial rye grass; Redtop; Salt grass; Sweet vernal grass; Timothy grass; Velvet grass; Wild rye grass;



    Bermuda grass; Timothy grass;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential insect allergens)
    Serum;
    American cockroach; Berlin beetle; Blood worm; Cockroach; Fire ant; Grain weevil; Green nimitti; Horse fly Tabanus spp.; Mediterranean flour moth; Mosquito; Moth; Oriental cockroach;



    Cockroach;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential microorganism allergens)
    Serum;
    Alternaria alternata; Anisakis; Aspergillus fumigatus; Cladosporium herbarum;



    Acremonium kiliense; Alternaria alternata; Alternaria tenius; Anisakis; Ascaris spp. (roundworm); Aspergillus flavus; Aspergillus fumigatus; Aspergillus niger; Aspergillus terreus; Aureobasidium pullulans; Botrytis cinerea; Candida albicans; Cladosporium herbarum; Curvularia lunata; Echinococcus spp.; Epicoccum purpurascens; Fusarium proliferatum (F. moniliforme); Malassezia spp.; Mucor racemosus; Penicillium chrysogenum (formerly Penicillium notatum); Phoma betae; Pityrosporum orbiculare; Rhizopus nigricans; Setomelanomma rostrata (Helminthosporium halodes); Staphylococus enterotoxins; Stemphylium herbarum (S. botryosum); Tilletia tritici; Trichoderma viride; Trichophyton interdigitale; Trichophyton rubrum; Trichosporon pullulans; Ulocladium chartarum;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential miscellaneous allergens)
    Serum;
    Albumin - Bovine; Cotton; Fish feed; Lactoferrin - Bovine; Seminal Fluid; Tobacco leaf;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential mite allergens)
    Serum;
    Acarus siro storage mite; Blomia tropicalis house dust mite; Dermatophagoides farinae house dust mite; Dermatophagoides microceras house dust mite; Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus house dust mite; Euroglyphus mayne house dust mite; Glycyphagus domesticus storage mite; Lepidoglyphus destructor storage mite; Tyrophagus putrescentiae storage mite; House dust - Greer; House dust mite mix;



    Blomia tropicalis house dust mite; Dermatophagoides farinae house dust mite; Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus house dust mite; Lepidoglyphus destructor storage mite;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential occupational allergens)
    Serum;
    α-Amylase; Ficus spp.; Castor bean; Chloramine-T; Cotton seed; Ethyleneoxide; Formaldehyde/formalin; Green coffee bean; House dust; Inhalant panel; Isocyanate HDI (hexamethylene diisocyanate); Isocyanate TDI (toluene diisocyanate); Ispaghula; Latex; Maleic anhydride; Methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI, isocyanate MDI, diphenylmethane diisocyanate); Mould mix; Pepsin; Phthalic anhydride; Rape (canola); Reactant chemicals mix; Silk; Silk waste; Tetrahydrophtalic anhydride; Trimellitic anhydride; Wool;



    Latex;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential tree pollen allergens)
    Serum;
    Alder; Cypress; Hazel; Japanese cedar; Olive; Plane tree; Silver birch;



    Acacia; Alder; American beech; Australian pine; Box-elder; Cedar; Chestnut; Cottonwood; Cypress; Date; Elm; Eucalyptus; Horse chestnut; Italian/Mediterranean/funeral cypress; Japanese cedar; Melaleuca; Mountain cedar; Oak; Oil palm; Pine; Privet; Recombinant birch profilin; Red cedar; Silver birch; Sweet gum; Sycamore; Tree mix; Virginia live oak; Walnut; White ash; White pine; Willow salix;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential venom allergens)
    Serum;
    Bee venom; Bumblebee venom; Common wasp (yellow jacket) venom; European hornet venom; European paper wasp venom; Honey bee venom; Paper wasp venom; White-faced hornet venom; Yellow hornet venom;



    Common wasp (yellow jacket) venom; Honey bee venom; Paper wasp venom;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential weed pollen allergens)
    Serum;
    Careless weed; Cocklebur; Common pigweed; Common ragweed; Dandelion; False ragweed; Flower mix; Giant ragweed; Goldenrod; Lamb’s quarters; Lupin; Mugwort; Ox-eye daisy; Plantain - English; Rough marshelder; Russian thistle; Scale; Sheep sorrel; Sunflower; Wall pellitory; Weed mix; Western ragweed; Wormwood;



    Annual mercury; Common ragweed; Goosefoot; Mugwort; Plantain - English; Saltwort (prickly); Wall pellitory;

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



    Eosinophil cationic protein;

    Immunopathology - Quantitative investigations of immunoglobulins and immunoglobulins subclasses
    Serum;
    Total immunoglobulin E;

    Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Tests for antigen lymphocyte stimulation
    Blood;
    Mycobacterial antigen lymphocyte stimulation;

    Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation
    Serum;
    Cryptococcus spp.;



    Bordetella pertussis IgA; Bordetella pertussis IgG; Chlamydial spp. IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr nuclear antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr viral capsid antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr viral capsid antigen IgM antibody; Herpes simplex Type 2 antibody (anti-HSV2) - IgG; Herpes simplex Type 1 antibody (anti-HSV1) - IgG; Herpes simplex Type 1 antibody (anti-HSV1) - IgM; Herpes simplex Type 2 antibody (anti-HSV2) - IgM; Herpes simplex virus (HSV); Measles IgG antibody; Measles IgM antibody; Mumps IgG antibody; Mumps IgM antibody; Mycoplasma pneumoniae; Parvovirus B19 IgG antibody; Parvovirus B19 IgM antibody; Rubella IgM antibody; Varicella zoster IgG antibody; Varicella zoster IgM antibody;



    Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody;



    Cytomegalovirus (CMV); Cytomegalovirus (CMV) IgG avidity; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) - IgM; Helicobacter pylori; Hepatitis A antibody (anti-HAV) - IgG; Hepatitis A antibody (anti-HAV) - IgM; Hepatitis B surface antigen (HBs Ag); Hepatitis B core antibodies (anti-HBc) - Total; Hepatitis B core antibody (anti-HBc) - IgM; Hepatitis B envelope antibody (anti-HBe); Hepatitis B envelope antigen (HBe Ag); Hepatitis B surface antibody (anti-HBs); Hepatitis B surface antigen (HBs Ag) - Quantitative; Hepatitis C (HCV); Hepatitis C antibody (anti-HCV); HIV; HTLV I/II; Rubella IgG antibody; Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody; Toxoplasma; Toxoplasma activity index; Toxoplasma spp. IgM antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgG antibody;



    Barmah forest virus total antibody; Chlamydia spp.; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) total antibody; Dengue fever IgG antibody; Dengue fever IgM antibody; Dengue fever NS1 antigen; Ross River virus; Schistosoma mansoni;



    Hepatitis C (HCV);


  • Microbiology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Chemical pathology - Detection of faecal occult blood
    Faeces;
    Blood;

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

    Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria
    Bacterial isolates;
    Bacteria; Pathogenic microorganisms;


    Blood;
    Bacteria; Cultured pathogens identification; Pathogenic microorganisms;



    Bacteria; Cultured pathogens identification; Pathogenic microorganisms;


    Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Fluids; Genital sites; Nasal swabs; Pus; Sputum; Urine; Wound swabs;
    Bacteria; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility;


    Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Faeces; Fluids; Sputum; Tissues; Urine; Wound swabs;
    Bacteria; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility;



    Bacteria; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility;



    Bacteria; Cultured pathogens identification; Pathogenic microorganisms;


    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Urine;
    Legionella antigen;



    Streptococcus pneumoniae;


    Urine;
    Bilirubin; Blood; Glucose; Ketones; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Nitrite; pH; Proteins; Urobilinogen;



    Bacteria; Pathogenic microorganisms;

    Microbiology - Environmental investigations and/or infection control
    Spore strips/capsules;
    Bacterial growth - Sterility;


    Vascular catheter tips;
    Bacterial growth - Sterility;



    Bacterial growth - Sterility;

    Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria)
    Axilla swabs; Groin swabs;
    Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA); Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA);


    Nasal swabs;
    Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA); Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA);

    Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Detection and identification of mycobacteria
    Blood;
    Mycobacteria identification;



    Mycobacteria identification;

    Microbiology - Mycology - Detection, isolation and identification of yeasts and fungal elements
    Isolates;
    Yeasts identification;


    Nails; Skin scrapings; Tissues;
    Fungi identification;

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



    Cysts; Ova; Parasites;



    Cryptosporidia; Giardia spp.;

    Microbiology - Virology - Detection of pathogenic viruses
    Faeces;
    Norovirus;



    Adenovirus; Rotavirus;


  • Molecular Biology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria)
    Genital swabs;
    Mycoplasma genitalium;


    Wound swabs;
    Streptococcus agalactiae - Group B;


    Liquid based cytology specimens; Urine; Wound swabs;
    Chlamydia trachomatis; Neisseria gonorrhoeae;


    Aspirates; Wound swabs;
    Bordetella pertussis;


    Faeces;
    Clostridium difficile;

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

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


    Liquid based cytology specimens;
    Human papilloma virus ;


    Aspirates; General swabs;
    Influenza A; Influenza B; RSV A/B;



    Herpes simplex virus (HSV); Varicella zoster virus;



    Herpes simplex virus (HSV);

    Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted genes
    Blood;
    Factor V Leiden; Haemochromatosis; Methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase; Prothrombin variant;


  • Molecular Genetics

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted genes
    Extracted DNA;
    DPYD genotyping;



    JAK2 genotyping; Nucleic acid analysis for known variants; Thiopurine methyltransferase (TPMT) genotyping;



    HLA B locus typing; HLA DB locus typing; HLA DR locus typing; Nucleic acid analysis for known variants;



    UGT1A1 genotyping;



    FRAXA; UGT1A1 genotyping;



    Cystic fibrosis;

    Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes
    Extracted DNA;
    Cytochrome P450 pharmacogenomic studies; Nucleic acid analysis for known variants;

    Molecular genetics - Bioinformatic analysis
    DNA sequences;
    Primary analysis - Conversion of instrument file to FASTQ or FASTA file; Secondary analysis - Alignment and variant calling; Tertiary analysis - Data annotation and interpretation;

    Molecular genetics - DNA extraction
    Blood;
    Viable DNA;



    Viable DNA;



    Viable DNA for sequencing;


    Blood; Buccal swabs;
    Viable DNA;

    Molecular genetics - DNA fragment size analysis
    MLPA products;
    Fragment size DNA determination;


    Fluorescent-labelled DNA sequencing reaction product;
    Fragment size DNA determination; Triple repeat analysis; Y chromosome microdeletion;



    Fragile X; Cystic fibrosis; UGT1A1 genotyping

    Molecular genetics - DNA sequencing
    Blood; Extracted DNA;
    Sequenced DNA utilising massively parallel sequencing technologies;


    Extracted DNA;
    Sequenced DNA by Sanger sequencing;

    Molecular genetics - Estimation of risk of inheritance of an unknown mutation (Bayesian and linkage calculations)
    Extracted DNA;
    Cystic fibrosis; Estimation of risk;



    Spinal muscular atrophy;

    Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted genes
    Blood;
    Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML);

    Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted genes
    Blood;
    Cystic fibrosis;


    Extracted DNA;
    FRAXA;



    Alpha-thalassaemia; Spinal muscular atrophy;



    Cystic fibrosis;

    Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes
    Blood;
    Cystic fibrosis;

    Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Targeted genes
    Blood;
    Cystic fibrosis; Inherited cancer syndromes;


    Extracted DNA;
    Familial mediterranean fever; Hereditary angioedema; Tumour necrosis factor receptor associated periodic syndrome (TRAPS);



    FRAXA;



    Alpha-thalassaemia; Spinal muscular atrophy;



    Cystic fibrosis;

    Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes
    Blood;
    Cystic fibrosis; Inherited cancer syndromes;

    Molecular genetics - Predictive genetic testing - Targeted genes
    Blood;
    Cystic fibrosis; Inherited cancer syndromes;


    Extracted DNA;
    Spinal muscular atrophy;



    Hereditary angioedema;

    Molecular genetics - Predictive genetic testing - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes
    Blood;
    Cystic fibrosis; Inherited cancer syndromes;

    Molecular genetics - Screening for an unknown mutation - Targeted genes
    Blood;
    Cystic fibrosis; Inherited cancer syndromes;



    Cystic fibrosis; Fragile X; Solid tumours; Thiopurine methyltransferase (TPMT);


    Extracted DNA;
    Alpha-thalassaemia;



    Cystic fibrosis; Familial mediterranean fever; Hereditary angioedema; Tumour necrosis factor receptor associated periodic syndrome (TRAPS);

    Molecular genetics - Screening for an unknown mutation - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes
    Blood;
    Cystic fibrosis; Inherited cancer syndromes;


  • Prenatal Testing

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 16-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Jun-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Chemical pathology - Investigation of maternal markers to detect foetal abnormality
    Serum;
    α-Fetoprotein (AFP); Free β-Human chorionic gonadotropin (free β-HCG); Oestriol - Unconjugated; Pregnancy associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A);