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Address Details:
11 Riverview Place
Metroplex on Gateway
MURARRIE, QLD 4172
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www.qml.com.au

Contact Details:
Ms Caroline Gazzard
+61(07) 31214978

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

Attached Departments:

* Chemical Pathology
* Genetics
* Haematology
* Histopathology/Cytopathology
* Immunopathology
* Microbiology
* Toxicology

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ISO 15189 (2012)
Human Pathology
| Last Activity Date: 04-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Oct-2020 |
SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION / RANGE
Chemical pathology - Analysis of drugs for toxicological (non-legal) purposes and ingested or absorbed toxic chemicals
Urine;
Salbutamol; Sympathomimetic amines; Synthetic cannabis;



2-Ethylidene-1,5-dimethyl-3,3-diphenylpyrrolidine (EDDP); 6-Acetylmorphine; Amphetamines; Buprenorphine; Cocaine; Ecgonine methyl ester; Fentanyl; Methadone; Methamphetamine; Morphine; Nordiazepam; Oxycodone; Phencyclidine; Propoxyphene;



2-Ethylidene-1,5-dimethyl-3,3-diphenylpyrrolidine (EDDP); Barbiturates; Ethanol;

Chemical pathology - Biochemical genetic services for the diagnosis of metabolic and enzymological disorders
Serum;
Carbohydrate deficient transferrin;

Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring
Urine;
α-Pyrrolidinovalerophenone (PVP); γ-Hydroxybutyrate (GHB); 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA); 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA); Alprazolam; Amisulpride; Amitriptyline; Aripiprazole; Bromazepam; Bupropion; Carbamazepine; Celecoxib; Chlorpheniramine; Chlorpromazine; Citalopram; Clobazam; Clomipramine; Clozapine; Codeine; Desipramine; Desmethyl venlafaxine; Dextromethorphan; Diazepam; Diclofenac; Dihydrocodeine (6α-hydrocodol); Diltiazem; Diphenhydramine; Dothiepin (dosulepin); Doxepin; Doxylamine; Duloxetine; Erythromycin; Flunitrazepam; Fluoxetine; Flurazepam; Fluvoxamine; Hydrocodone; Hydromorphone; Ibuprofen; Imipramine; Ketamine; Lidocaine; Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD, lysergide); Mefenamic acid; Meperidine (pethidine); Mephedrone; Methylphenidate; Metoclopramide; Metoprolol; Midazolam; Mirtazapine; Moclobemide; Modafinil; Naloxone; Naltrexone; Naproxen; Nicotine; Nitrazepam; Norfluoxetine; Nortriptyline; Olanzapine; Oxazepam; Oxcarbazepine; Paliperidone; Paracetamol (acetaminophen); Paroxetine; Pheniramine; Phenothiasine; Phentermine; Phenylephrine; Phenylpropanolamine (PPA); Pholcodine; Prednisolone; Pregabalin; Promethazine; Propofol; Pseudoephedrine (PSE); Quetiapine; Quinidine; Ranitidine; Risperidone; Salicylate; Sertraline; Temazepam; Theophylline; Tramadol; Trihexyphenidyl (benzhexol); Trimethoprim; Trimipramine; Venlafaxine; Verapamil; Zolpidem; Zopiclone;

Chemical pathology - Detection of faecal occult blood
Faeces;
Blood;

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

Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function
Serum;
Creatine kinase MB (CKMB); Troponin T;

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



Hyaluronic acid;



Alkaline phosphatase isoenzymes; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) isoenzymes;


Urine;
Uric acid;

Chemical pathology - Haem related pigments and precursors (excluding porphyria)
Urine;
Bilirubin; Pigments in fluids;

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; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - Total; Cholinesterase; Creatinine; Glucose; Lactate; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Pseudocholinesterase; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea;



Procollagen type 3 N-terminal propeptide (P3NP);



γ-Glutamyltransferase; Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Amylase; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bilirubin - Any fractions; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - Total; CO2; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; HDL - Quantitation; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); LDL cholesterol; Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urea;



γ-Glutamyltransferase; Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Amylase; Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE); Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Any fractions; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - Total; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; HDL - Quantitation; Lactate; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); LDL cholesterol; Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphorus; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urea;



Lactate;


Plasma;
Lactate;


Blood; Plasma; Serum;
Ammonia; Cholinesterase;


Other body fluids;
Albumin; Amylase; Glucose; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Protein - Total;


Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF);
Albumin; Chloride; Glucose; Lactate; Protein - Total;



Protein - Total;


Faeces;
Chloride; Potassium; Sodium;


Faeces; Serum; Urine;
Osmolality;


Urine;
Amylase; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Magnesium; Microalbumin; Phosphorus; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urea;



Creatinine; Urea;



Amylase;

Chemical pathology - Trace element analysis
Serum;
Zinc;

Cytogenetics - Detection of defined, unbalanced chromosomal abnormalities by in-situ hybridisation techniques
Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus tissue; Other body fluids; Other tissues - Malignant; Other tissues - Non-malignant; Paraffin embedded tissue; Smears; Tissues;
Cytogenetic analysis and reporting; Pathogenic copy number changes;

Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of balanced and/or unbalanced chromosome abnormalities
Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus tissue; Other tissues - Malignant; Other tissues - Non-malignant;
Cytogenetic analysis and reporting; Pathogenic copy number changes;

Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of unbalanced abnormalities
Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus tissue; Other tissues - Malignant; Other tissues - Non-malignant;
Constitutional genetic abnormalities; Pathogenic copy number changes;

Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests)
Blood;
Lupus anticoagulant;

Immunohaematology - Identification of granulocyte antibodies
Blood;
Human neutrophil antigen (HNA) antibodies;

Immunopathology - Characterisation of leucocyte surface antigens (including immunophenotyping)
Blood;
Ploidy studies;

Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies
Serum;
Anti-skeletal muscle antibodies;



Anti-adrenal cortex antibodies; Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA); Anti-ovarian antibodies (AOA); Anti-testis antibodies;



Anti-gastric parietal cell antibodies (GPC/PCA); Anti-liver-kidney microsomes antibodies (LKM); Anti-mitochondrial antibodies (AMA, AMA M1, AMA M2); Anti-smooth muscle antibodies (SMA);



Anti-intrinsic factor antibodies (IF);



Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-myositis antibodies; Anti-neuronal antibodies; Anti-scleroderma antibodies;



Anti-acetylcholine receptor antibodies (AChR); Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA);



Anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase antibodies (GAD); Anti-islet cell antigen 2 antibodies;



Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA); Anti-pemphigus antibodies;



Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (CCP);



Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies (ASCA);



Anti-glomerular basement membrane antibodies (anti-GBM); Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA);



Anti-thyroid microscomal antibodies;



Anti-skin antibodies;



Anti-thyrotropin receptor antibodies (TSHR);

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 h2 - Peanut; Ara h3 - Peanut; Ara h8 - Peanut; Ara h9 - Peanut; Casein - Milk; Cyp (parvalbumin); Galactose-α-1,3-galactose thyroglobulin - Bovine; Hev b5 (latex); MUXF3 CCD (bromelain); Omega-5-gliadin - Wheat; Ovomucoid - Egg; Pol d5 - European paper wasp; Profilin - Peach; Tropomyosin - Shrimp; Ves v5 - Common wasp;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential drug allergens)
Serum;
Amoxicilloyl group; Ampicilloyl group; Cefaclor; Chlorhexidine; Morphine; Penicilloyl G; Penicilloyl V; Pholcodine; Suxamethonium (succinylcholine);

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential epidermal and animal protein allergens)
Serum;
Animal mix; Budgerigar feathers; Caged bird mix; Cat dander; Cat epithelium; Chicken feathers; Cow dander; Cow epithelium; Dog dander; Duck feathers; Guinea pig epithelium; Horse dander; Horse epithelium; Horse serum proteins; Mouse epithelium; Mouse serum proteins; Mouse urine proteins; Rat epithelium; Rat serum proteins; Rat urine proteins; Sheep epithelium;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [additives] allergens)
Serum;
Cochineal extract (carmine red, E120); Gum arabic (E414);

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

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fish, shellfish and molluscs] allergens)
Serum;
Anchovy; Blue mussel; Codfish; Crab; Hake; Lobster; Oyster; Salmon; Scallop; Seafood mix; Shrimp; Squid; Tuna;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fruit and vegetable] allergens)
Serum;
Apple; Aubergine (eggplant); Avocado; Banana; Blueberry; Capsicum; Citrus mix; Fruit mix; Garlic; Grape; Kiwi; Mango; Melon; Onion; Orange citrus; Peach; Pineapple; Potato; Raspberry; Strawberry; Tomato; Vegetable mix; Watermelon;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [meat] allergens)
Serum;
Beef; Meat mix; Mutton; Pork;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [milk] allergens)
Serum;
Casein; Cheese - Cheddar type; Goat milk; Milk;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [miscellaneous] allergens)
Serum;
Cacao; Coffee; Honey; Mushroom; 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; Coconut; Corn; Gluten; Hazelnut; Lupin seed; Macadamia nut; Maize; Nut panel; Oat; Peanut; Pecan nut; Pinenut; Pistachio; Rice; Rye; Sesame seed; Soy bean; Walnut; Wheat;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential grass pollen allergens)
Serum;
Bahia grass; Bermuda grass; Couch grass; Cultivated wheat; Grass mix; Johnson grass; Kentucky blue; Meadow grass; Rye grass; Timothy grass;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential insect allergens)
Serum;
American cockroach; Fire ant; German cockroach; Mosquito; Oriental cockroach;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential microorganism allergens)
Serum;
Alternaria alternata; Anisakis; Aspergillus fumigatus; Botrytis cinerea; Candida albicans; Cladosporium herbarum; Malassezia spp.; Mucor racemosus; Penicillium chrysogenum (formerly Penicillium notatum); Mould mix;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential miscellaneous allergens)
Serum;
Seminal Fluid;

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 pteronyssinus house dust mite; House dust - Greer; House dust - Hollister Stier; House dust mite mix;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential occupational allergens)
Serum;
α-Amylase; Disinfectants mix; Latex; Maxatase; Reactant chemicals mix; Savinase; Sunflower seed;

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential tree pollen allergens)
Serum;
Acacia; Australian pine; Eucalyptus; Melaleuca; Olive; Privet; Queen palm; Silver birch; Tree mix;

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

Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential weed pollen allergens)
Serum;
Common ragweed; Marguerite; Ox-eye daisy; Plantain - English; Ribwort; Weed mix; Western ragweed;

Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of glycoproteins
Serum;
TIMP metallopeptidase inhibitor 1 (TIMP1);

Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF);
Immunoglobulin G (IgG) kappa; Immunoglobulin G (IgG) lambda;



γ-Globulin;


Faeces;
Pancreatic elastase;

Immunopathology - Single HLA antigen typing
Blood;
HLA-B27;



HLA-B27;

Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Investigation of sperm
Semen;
Sperm antibodies;

Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Semen analysis (other than post vasectomy)
Semen;
Agglutination; Detection of leucocytes; Morphology; Motility; Sperm number; Viscosity; Vitality; Volume;

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
Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Ear swabs; Eye swabs; Fluids; General swabs; Genital swabs; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Operative specimens; Post-operative wounds; Pus; Rectal swabs; Respiratory specimens; Skin; Sputum; Superficial sites; Synovial fluid; Throat swabs; Vaginal swabs; Wound swabs;
Bacteria; Casts; Crystals; Epithelial cells; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Pathogenic microorganisms;


Aspirates; Bacterial isolates; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Ear swabs; Eye swabs; Faeces; Fluids; General swabs; Genital swabs; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Operative specimens; Post-operative wounds; Pus; Rectal swabs; Respiratory specimens; Skin; Sputum; Superficial sites; Synovial fluid; Throat swabs; Tissues; Urethra; Urine; Vaginal swabs; Wound swabs;
Antibiotic susceptibility; Cultured pathogens identification; Group B Streptococcus screening; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility;


Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF);
Streptococcus pneumoniae;


Faeces;
Helicobacter pylori antigen;



antigen


Urine;
Legionella antigen; Streptococcus pneumoniae;



Bacteria; Casts; Crystals; Epithelial cells; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC);



Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Proteins;

Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria)
Genital swabs; Throat swabs; Urine;
Chlamydia trachomatis; Neisseria gonorrhoeae;


Blood;
Bartonella henselae; Clostridium difficile;


Aspirates; Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs;
Bordetella pertussis;


Bronchoalveolar lavage;
Chlamydophila pneumoniae; Legionella spp.; Legionella longbeachae; Legionella pneumophila; Mycoplasma pneumoniae;


Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma;
Neisseria meningitidis; Streptococcus pneumoniae;


Faeces;
Aeromonas spp.; Campylobacter spp.; Salmonella spp.; Shigella spp.; Yersinia enterocolitica;

Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (fungi)
Bronchoalveolar lavage;
Pneumocystis jirovecii; Pneumocystis pneumoniae;

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


Blood;
Plasmodium falciparum; Plasmodium malariae; Plasmodium ovale curtisi; Plasmodium ovale wallikeri; Plasmodium vivax;


Faeces;
Acanthamoeba spp.; Babesia bigemina; Babesia divergens; Babesia duncani; Babesia equi; Babesia microfti; Balamuthia mandrillaris; Balantidium coli; Blastocystis hominis; Blastocystis spp.; Cryptosporidium parvum; Cryptosporidium spp.; Cyclospora cayetanensis; Dientamoeba fragilis; Dientamoeba spp.; Entamoeba histolytica; Giardia intestinalis; Giardia lamblia; Giardia spp.; Isospora belli; Leishmania spp.; Naegleria fowleri; Plasmodium falciparum; Plasmodium knowlesi; Plasmodium malariae; Plasmodium ovale curtisi; Plasmodium ovale wallikeri; Plasmodium vivax; Rhinosporidium seeberi; Sarcocystis bovihominis; Sarcocystis suihominis; Toxoplasma gondii; Trichomonas vaginalis; Trypanosoma brucei; Trypanosoma cruzi;



Blastocystis spp.; Cryptosporidium spp.; Dientamoeba spp.; Entamoeba histolytica; Giardia spp.;

Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses)
Cervical specimen; Liquid based cytology specimens;
Human papilloma virus ;


Plasma;
Cytomegalovirus (CMV);


Plasma; Serum;
Hepatitis B (HBV) DNA; Hepatitis C viral RNA; HIV-1 RNA;


Aspirates; Bronchial washings; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Throat swabs;
Adenovirus; Human metapneumovirus; Influenza A; Influenza B; Parainfluenza virus - Types 1, 2, 3, 4; Rhinovirus; RSV A/B;


Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); General swabs;
Adenovirus; Enterovirus; Herpes simplex virus (HSV); Human parechovirus; Varicella zoster virus;

Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Detection and identification of mycobacteria
Respiratory specimens;
Mycobacteria identification; Other pathogenic bacteria to genus level or species level;

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

Microbiology - Mycology - Detection of dermatophytes and other fungi causing cutaneous disease
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Nails; Skin; Skin scrapings;
Dermatophyte identification;

Microbiology - Mycology - Detection, isolation and identification of yeasts and fungal elements
Isolates; Respiratory specimens;
Fungi identification; Yeasts identification; Yeast susceptibility;


Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Serum;
Cryptococcus antigen;

Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites
Faeces;
Cysts; Ova; Parasites;

Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation
Serum;
Dengue fever NS1 antigen;



Hepatitis A antibodies (anti-HAV) - Total; 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 C (HCV); HIV; Rubella IgG antibody; Rubella IgM antibody; Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgM antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgG antibody;



Entamoeba histolytica; Hydatid antibody; Influenza A; Influenza B;



Hepatitis D antibody (anti-HDV);



Hepatitis E (HEV) IgM;



Legionella spp.;



Chlamydial spp. IgG antibody;



speciation



Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody;



Bartonella spp. IgG antibody; Bartonella spp. IgM antibody;



Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) - IgG; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) - IgM; Epstein-Barr nuclear antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr viral capsid antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr viral capsid antigen IgM antibody; Hepatitis C (HCV); HTLV I;



Tetanus;



Brucella abortus antibody; Salmonella paratyphi AO total antibody; Salmonella paratyphi BO total antibody; Salmonella typhi O total antibody;



Toxoplasma spp. IgM antibody;



Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) - IgM; Rubella IgM antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgM antibody;



Helicobacter pylori IgG antibody;



Aspergillus spp. total antibody;



Bordetella pertussis IgA; Bordetella pertussis IgG; Helicobacter pylori; Herpes simplex Type 2 antibody (anti-HSV2) - IgG; Herpes simplex Type 1 antibody (anti-HSV1) - IgG; Measles IgG antibody; Measles IgM antibody; Mumps IgG antibody; Mumps IgM antibody; Mycoplasma pneumoniae IgG antibody; Mycoplasma pneumoniae IgM antibody; Parvovirus B19 IgG antibody; Parvovirus B19 IgM antibody; Varicella zoster IgG antibody; Varicella zoster IgM antibody;



Chlamydial spp. IgG antibody; Chlamydia spp.;



Campylobacter spp.; Yersinia spp.;



Schistosoma mansoni IgG antibody;



Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody;



Strongyloides IgG antibody;



Streptococcal anti-DNAse B (anti-streptodornase) antibody;



Barmah forest virus IgG antibody; Barmah forest virus IgM antibody; Dengue fever IgG antibody; Dengue fever IgM antibody; Leptospira IgM antibody; Ross River virus IgG antibody; Ross River virus IgM antibody;



Anti-strepolysin O (ASOT);

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

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

Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes
Blood;
β-Thalassaemia (β-thalassemia);

Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted panels for non-inherited (somatic) DNA/RNA changes
Blood; Bone marrow;
Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML); Myeloproliferative disorders;



Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML); Leukaemic gene rearrangements; Myeloproliferative disorders;


Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Fresh tissue; Tissues;
Solid tumours;

Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes
Blood;
Alpha-thalassaemia; Fragile X; Inherited disorders; Y chromosome microdeletion;

Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Targeted genes
Blood;
Factor V Leiden; Haemochromatosis; Prothrombin variant;

  • Chemical Pathology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 04-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Oct-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Chemical pathology - Analysis of calculus
    Renal calculi;
    Ammonium; Bilirubin; Calcium; Carbonate; Cholesterol; Cysteine; Magnesium; Oxalate; Phosphate; Urate;

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

    Chemical pathology - Biochemical genetic services for the diagnosis of metabolic and enzymological disorders
    Serum;
    Carbohydrate deficient transferrin;

    Chemical pathology - Biogenic amines
    Plasma;
    3-Methoxytyramine; Metanephrine; Normetanephrine;


    Urine;
    5-Hydroxyindoleacetic acid (5-HIAA); Adrenaline; Dopamine; Homovanillic acid (HVA); Metanephrine; Noradrenaline; Normetanephrine; Vanillylmandelic acid (VMA);

    Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of drugs for therapeutic monitoring
    Serum;
    Paracetamol (acetaminophen); Salicylate;



    Lithium;



    Clozapine;



    Amitriptyline; Clobazam; Clomipramine; Clonazepam; Desipramine; Diazepam; Dothiepin (dosulepin); Doxepin; Flunitrazepam; Imipramine; Lamotrigine; Nitrazepam; Norclomipramine; Nordoxepin; Nortriptyline; Oxazepam; Trimipramine;



    Amiodarone; Flecainide;



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

    Chemical pathology - Detection and/or quantitation of tumour markers
    Serum;
    Soluble mesothelin related peptides (SMRP);



    CA125 antigen (CA125);



    Chromagranin A - Gen I; Human epididymal protein 4;



    β-2-Microglobulin (B2M);



    Prostate specific antigen (PSA); Prostate specific antigen (PSA) fractions and derived index;



    CA15-3 antigen (CA15-3); CA19-9 antigen (CA19-9); CA125 antigen (CA125); Carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA);

    Chemical pathology - Determination of hormones and hormone binding proteins (other than thyroid function tests)
    Serum;
    17α-Hydroxyprogesterone ;


    Serum; Urine;
    Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH); Aldosterone; Androstenedione; Anti-mullerian hormone; C-peptide; Calcitonin; Cortisol; Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA); Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH); Gastrin; Growth hormone; Insulin; Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1, somatomedin C); Luteinising hormone (LH); Oestradiol; Parathyroid hormone (PTH); Progesterone; Prolactin; Renin; Sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG); Testosterone; Testosterone - Free;

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

    Chemical pathology - Further investigation of cardiac function
    Serum;
    Creatine kinase MB (CKMB); Troponin T;

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



    excluding lipoprotein subclass Lpa

    Chemical pathology - Further investigation of renal and/or hepatic function
    Serum;
    α-1-Antitrypsin;



    Alkaline phosphatase isoenzymes; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) isoenzymes;



    Caeruloplasmin; Haptoglobins;

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


    Plasma; Serum;
    Methaemalbumin;


    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF);
    Xanthochromia;


    Urine;
    Bilirubin; Pigments in fluids;

    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; Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE); Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Any fractions; Bilirubin - Total; C-reactive protein (CRP); Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - Total; Creatine kinase; Creatinine; Glucose; HDL - Quantitation; Lactate; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); LDL cholesterol; Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphorus; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea;



    γ-Glutamyltransferase; Alanine aminotransferase; Albumin; Alkaline phosphatase; Amylase; Aspartate aminotransferase; Bicarbonate; Bilirubin - Any fractions; Bilirubin - Total; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Cholesterol - Total; Cholinesterase; Creatinine; Glucose; Lactate; Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH); Lipase; Magnesium; Phosphate; Potassium; Protein - Total; Pseudocholinesterase; Sodium; Triglycerides; Urate; Urea;



    C1-esterase inhibitor;


    Blood; Plasma; Serum;
    Ammonia; Cholinesterase;


    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF);
    Albumin; Chloride; Glucose; Lactate; Protein - Total;


    Faeces; Serum; Urine;
    Osmolality;


    Urine;
    Amylase; Calcium - Total; Chloride; Creatinine; Magnesium; Microalbumin; Phosphorus; Potassium; Protein - Total; Sodium; Urate; Urea;



    Amylase;

    Chemical pathology - Investigation for foetal lung maturity and/or foetal abnormalities
    Serum;
    Placental growth factor (PGF, PLGF);

    Chemical pathology - Investigation for folate deficiency
    Blood;
    Folate;

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

    Chemical pathology - Investigation of malabsorption
    Breath;
    Breath hydrogen;


    Faeces;
    Faecal fat;


    Faeces; Urine;
    Reducing substances;



    Sugar seperation analysis;

    Chemical pathology - Investigation of malabsorption - Quantitation of solid tissue enzymes
    Intestinal tissue;
    Alkaline phosphatase; Lactase; Maltase; Protein - MTP; Sucrase;

    Chemical pathology - Investigation of maternal markers to detect foetal abnormality
    Serum;
    Free β-Human chorionic gonadotropin (free β-HCG); Oestriol - Unconjugated; Pregnancy associated plasma protein A (PAPP-A);


    Amniotic fluid; Serum;
    α-Fetoprotein (AFP);

    Chemical pathology - Investigation of porphyria
    Blood; Urine;
    Porphobilinogen (PBG); Protoporphyrin; Total porphyrins; Uroporphyrin; Zinc protoporphyrin (ZPP);

    Chemical pathology - Iron studies
    Blood;
    Ferritin; Iron; Total iron-binding capacity (TIBC); Transferrin;

    Chemical pathology - Markers of bone metabolism
    Serum;
    Bone-specific alkaline phosphatase (Ostase); Deoxypyridinoline (DPD);

    Chemical pathology - Quantitation of blood gases and other measurements (performed on the same specimen)
    Blood;
    Calcium - Ionised; Carboxyhaemoglobin; Methaemoglobin (MetHb); pCO2; pH; pO2;

    Chemical pathology - Quantitation of vitamins
    Serum;
    Retinol (vitamin A); Tocopherol (vitamin E);



    Carotenoids;


    Blood;
    Vitamin D;



    Cobalamin (vitamin B12);


    Blood; Serum;
    Ascorbic acid (vitamin C);



    Pyridoxine (vitamin B6); Thiamine (vitamin B1);



    Riboflavin (vitamin B2);

    Chemical pathology - Tests for thyroid function
    Serum;
    Triiodothyronine (T3) - Reverse;



    Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH); Thyroid stimulation immunoglobulins; Thyroxine (T4) - Free; Triiodothyronine (T3) - Free;

    Chemical pathology - Trace element analysis
    Serum;
    Zinc;



    Copper;


    Blood;
    Lead;

    Immunopathology - Detection and/or quantitation and/or characterisation of autoantibodies
    Serum;
    Rheumatoid factor;



    Anti-thyroid stimulation immunoglobulin antibodies (TSI);



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

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

    Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins
    Serum;
    Characterisation of paraproteins; Detection and amount of paraproteins; Detection and quantitation of free kappa and lambda light chains; Detection of Bence Jones proteins; Protein classes;


    Plasma; Serum;
    Cryofibrinogen;


    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF);
    γ-Globulin;


    Faeces;
    Pancreatic elastase;


    Urine;
    Characterisation of paraproteins; Detection and amount of paraproteins; Detection and quantitation of free kappa and lambda light chains; Detection of Bence Jones proteins; Protein classes;

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

    Immunopathology - Tests of cellular immunity (cytokine assays)
    Serum;
    Interleukin 6;

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

    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;

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


  • Genetics

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 04-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Oct-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Cytogenetics - Detection of defined, unbalanced chromosomal abnormalities by in-situ hybridisation techniques
    Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus tissue; Other body fluids; Other tissues - Malignant; Other tissues - Non-malignant; Paraffin embedded tissue; Smears; Tissues;
    Chromosomal rearrangement; Cytogenetic analysis and reporting; Pathogenic copy number changes;

    Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of balanced and/or unbalanced chromosome abnormalities
    Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus tissue; Other tissues - Malignant; Other tissues - Non-malignant;
    Cytogenetic analysis and reporting; Pathogenic copy number changes;

    Cytogenetics - Karyotype detection of unbalanced abnormalities
    Amniotic fluid; Blood; Bone marrow; Chorionic villus tissue; Other tissues - Malignant; Other tissues - Non-malignant;
    Constitutional genetic abnormalities; Pathogenic copy number changes;

    Immunopathology - Single HLA antigen typing
    Blood;
    HLA-B27;

    Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Investigation of sperm
    Semen;
    Sperm antibodies;

    Infertility and pregnancy tests including assisted reproductive technology - Semen analysis (other than post vasectomy)
    Semen;
    Agglutination; Detection of leucocytes; Morphology; Motility; Sperm number; Viscosity; Vitality; Volume;

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

    Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria)
    Blood;
    Bartonella henselae; Clostridium difficile;

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

    Molecular genetics - Assay for defined mutation or polymorphism (including pharmacogenetic testing) - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes
    Blood;
    β-Thalassaemia (β-thalassemia);

    Molecular genetics - Genetic testing for chimerism and mosaic gene variants (cancer and somatic mosaicism) - Targeted panels for non-inherited (somatic) DNA/RNA changes
    Blood; Bone marrow;
    Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML); Leukaemic gene rearrangements; Myeloproliferative disorders;



    Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML); Myeloproliferative disorders;


    Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections; Fresh tissue; Tissues;
    Solid tumours;

    Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Carrier testing - Targeted panels for inherited (germline) DNA/RNA changes
    Blood;
    Alpha-thalassaemia; Fragile X; Inherited disorders; Y chromosome microdeletion;

    Molecular genetics - Investigation of constitutional genetic variants - Diagnostic testing - Targeted genes
    Blood;
    Factor V Leiden; Haemochromatosis; Prothrombin variant;


  • Haematology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 04-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Oct-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Chemical pathology - Diagnosis and management of diabetes mellitus
    Blood;
    Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c);

    Haematology - Assessment of haemolysis or metabolic enzymes (red cell enzyme assays)
    Blood;
    Lysozyme;

    Haematology - Bone marrow examination
    Bone marrow;
    Examination of aspirated material;

    Haematology - Diagnosis of thalassemia
    Blood;
    Examination of HbH; Haemoglobin A (HbA) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin A2 (HbA2) - Quantitation; Haemoglobin F (HbF) - Quantitation; HbH inclusions;

    Haematology - Examination of blood films by special staining
    Blood;
    Alkaline phosphatase; Heinz bodies;

    Haematology - Foetal haemoglobin in maternal circulation
    Blood;
    Detection and quantitation of foetal red cell antigens; Feto-maternal haemorrhage (FMH) estimation; Presence of anti-D; Presence of foetal red blood cells;

    Haematology - Full blood examination
    Blood;
    Differential number; Haematocrit (packed cell volume, PCV); Haemoglobin (Hb); Leucocyte count (white blood cell count, WBCC); Morphological assessment; Platelet count; Red blood cell distribution width (RDW); Red cell index or indices; Reticulocytes;

    Haematology - Haemostasis related analysis (including special coagulation testing and platelet function tests)
    Blood;
    Platelet aggregation; Platelet function (PFA);



    Lupus anticoagulant;



    Anti-Xa activity - Clexane - Low molecular weight heparin; Anti-Xa activity - Fragmin - Low molecular weight heparin; Anti-Xa activity - Heparin activity; Anti-Xa activity - Unfractionated heparin; Apixaban (anti-Xa); Heparin induced thrombocytopenia (HITT) - Confirmatory; Rivaroxaban - Anti-Xa;



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

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

    Haematology - Investigation of haemolysis
    Blood;
    Donath-Landsteiner antibody; Haemosiderin; Osmotic fragility; Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (PNH) screen; Plasma haemoglobin;



    Hereditary spherocytosis; Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (PNH) screen;

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

    Immunohaematology - Identification of granulocyte antibodies
    Blood;
    Human neutrophil antigen (HNA) antibodies;

    Immunohaematology - Identification of platelet antibodies
    Blood;
    Platelet specific antibodies;

    Immunopathology - Characterisation of leucocyte surface antigens (including immunophenotyping)
    Blood;
    7-Aminoactinomycin (7-AAD); Assessment of lymphoid cell populations; CD1a; CD2; CD3; CD4; CD5; CD7; CD8; CD9; CD10; CD11b; CD11c; CD13; CD14; CD15; CD16; CD19; CD20; CD22; CD23; CD24; CD25; CD30; CD33; CD34; CD38; CD41; CD43; CD45; CD56; CD57; CD59; CD61; CD64; CD71; CD79a; CD79b; CD103; CD117; CD123; CD138; CD200; CD235a; FMC7; HLA-DR antigen; Immunoglobulin A (IgA) specific for α-chains; Immunoglobulin G (IgG); Immunoglobulin M (IgM); Kappa light chains; Lambda light chains; Myeloperoxidase; T-cell receptor γδ (TCRgd); Terminal deoxynucleotidyl transferase (TdT);



    Ploidy studies;

    Immunopathology - Investigation and/or assessment of neutrophils (functional tests)
    Blood;
    Phagocytosis; Quantitative assessment of oxidative pathways;

    Immunopathology - Procedures related to the collection, processing, storage and issue of human haemopoietic progenitor cells
    Blood;
    Enumeration of CD34+ cells;

    Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins
    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF);
    Immunoglobulin G (IgG) kappa; Immunoglobulin G (IgG) lambda;

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


  • Histopathology/Cytopathology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 04-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Oct-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Cervical cytological investigation for abnormalities, precancerous or cancerous changes or conditions
    Cervical smear; Liquid based cytology specimens from cervix;
    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
    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Other body fluids; Sputum; Urine; Washings or brushings from other sites;
    Cytological examination; Review and reporting of cytology samples;

    Anatomical pathology - Cytopathology - Testing for the National Cervical Screening Program
    Liquid based cytology specimens from cervix;
    Human papilloma virus;

    Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Examination of biopsy material
    Formalin fixed tissue;
    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;
    Intra-operative consultation and examination of biopsy material;

    Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immunohistochemical (immunofluorescence) investigation
    Frozen tissue sections;
    Detection of antigenic targets - Various;

    Anatomical pathology - Tissue pathology - Immunohistochemical investigation
    Formalin fixed paraffin embedded tissue sections;
    Detection of antigenic targets - Various;


  • Immunopathology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 04-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Oct-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-thyroid microscomal antibodies;



    Anti-β-2-glycoprotein 1 antibodies; Anti-cardiolipin antibodies (ACA);



    Anti-glomerular basement membrane antibodies (anti-GBM); Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA);



    Anti-cyclic citrullinated peptide antibodies (CCP);



    Anti-acetylcholine receptor antibodies (AChR); Anti-double stranded DNA antibodies (dsDNA);



    Anti-skin antibodies;



    Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-myositis antibodies; Anti-neuronal antibodies; Anti-scleroderma antibodies;



    Anti-adrenal cortex antibodies; Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA); Anti-ovarian antibodies (AOA); Anti-testis antibodies;



    Anti-glutamic acid decarboxylase antibodies (GAD); Anti-islet cell antigen 2 antibodies;



    Anti-extractable nuclear antigen antibodies (ENA); Anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies (ASCA);



    Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA); Anti-pemphigus antibodies;



    Anti-gastric parietal cell antibodies (GPC/PCA); Anti-liver-kidney microsomes antibodies (LKM); Anti-mitochondrial antibodies (AMA, AMA M1, AMA M2); Anti-smooth muscle antibodies (SMA);



    Anti-endomysial antibodies (EMA); Anti-gliadin antibodies (AGA); Anti-tissue transglutaminase antibodies (tTG);



    Anti-intrinsic factor antibodies (IF);



    Anti-skeletal muscle antibodies;

    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 h2 - Peanut; Ara h3 - Peanut; Ara h8 - Peanut; Ara h9 - Peanut; Casein - Milk; Cyp (parvalbumin); Galactose-α-1,3-galactose thyroglobulin - Bovine; Hev b5 (latex); MUXF3 CCD (bromelain); Omega-5-gliadin - Wheat; Ovomucoid - Egg; Pol d5 - European paper wasp; Profilin - Peach; Tropomyosin - Shrimp; Ves v5 - Common wasp;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential drug allergens)
    Serum;
    Amoxicilloyl group; Ampicilloyl group; Cefaclor; Chlorhexidine; Morphine; Penicilloyl G; Penicilloyl V; Pholcodine; Suxamethonium (succinylcholine);

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential epidermal and animal protein allergens)
    Serum;
    Animal mix; Budgerigar feathers; Caged bird mix; Cat dander; Cat epithelium; Chicken feathers; Cow dander; Cow epithelium; Dog dander; Duck feathers; Guinea pig epithelium; Horse dander; Horse epithelium; Horse serum proteins; Mouse epithelium; Mouse serum proteins; Mouse urine proteins; Rat epithelium; Rat serum proteins; Rat urine proteins; Sheep epithelium;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [additives] allergens)
    Serum;
    Cochineal extract (carmine red, E120); Gum arabic (E414);

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

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fish, shellfish and molluscs] allergens)
    Serum;
    Anchovy; Blue mussel; Codfish; Crab; Hake; Lobster; Oyster; Salmon; Scallop; Seafood mix; Shrimp; Squid; Tuna;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [fruit and vegetable] allergens)
    Serum;
    Apple; Aubergine (eggplant); Avocado; Banana; Blueberry; Capsicum; Citrus mix; Fruit mix; Garlic; Grape; Kiwi; Mango; Melon; Onion; Orange citrus; Peach; Pineapple; Potato; Raspberry; Strawberry; Tomato; Vegetable mix; Watermelon;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [meat] allergens)
    Serum;
    Beef; Meat mix; Mutton; Pork;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [milk] allergens)
    Serum;
    Casein; Cheese - Cheddar type; Goat milk; Milk;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential food [miscellaneous] allergens)
    Serum;
    Cacao; Coffee; Honey; Mushroom; 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; Coconut; Corn; Gluten; Hazelnut; Lupin seed; Macadamia nut; Maize; Nut panel; Oat; Peanut; Pecan nut; Pinenut; Pistachio; Rice; Rye; Sesame seed; Soy bean; Walnut; Wheat;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential grass pollen allergens)
    Serum;
    Bahia grass; Bermuda grass; Couch grass; Cultivated wheat; Grass mix; Johnson grass; Kentucky blue; Meadow grass; Rye grass; Timothy grass;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential insect allergens)
    Serum;
    American cockroach; Fire ant; German cockroach; Mosquito; Oriental cockroach;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential microorganism allergens)
    Serum;
    Alternaria alternata; Anisakis; Aspergillus fumigatus; Botrytis cinerea; Candida albicans; Cladosporium herbarum; Malassezia spp.; Mucor racemosus; Penicillium chrysogenum (formerly Penicillium notatum); Mould mix;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential miscellaneous allergens)
    Serum;
    Seminal Fluid;

    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 pteronyssinus house dust mite; House dust - Greer; House dust - Hollister Stier; House dust mite mix;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential occupational allergens)
    Serum;
    α-Amylase; Disinfectants mix; Latex; Maxatase; Reactant chemicals mix; Savinase; Sunflower seed;

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential tree pollen allergens)
    Serum;
    Acacia; Australian pine; Eucalyptus; Melaleuca; Olive; Privet; Queen palm; Silver birch; Tree mix;

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

    Immunopathology - Detection of immunoglobulin E specific antibodies (to potential weed pollen allergens)
    Serum;
    Common ragweed; Marguerite; Ox-eye daisy; Plantain - English; Ribwort; Weed mix; Western ragweed;

    Immunopathology - Quantitation of complement proteins
    Serum;
    Total haemolytic complement;

    Immunopathology - Quantitative and/or qualitative investigation of proteins
    Faeces;
    Pancreatic elastase;



    Calprotectin;

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

    Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria
    Faeces;
    Helicobacter pylori antigen;

    Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (bacteria)
    Genital swabs; Throat swabs; Urine;
    Chlamydia trachomatis; Neisseria gonorrhoeae;


    Aspirates; Bronchial washings; Bronchoalveolar lavage; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs;
    Bordetella pertussis;


    Bronchoalveolar lavage;
    Chlamydophila pneumoniae; Legionella spp.; Mycoplasma pneumoniae;


    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Plasma;
    Neisseria meningitidis; Streptococcus pneumoniae;


    Faeces;
    Aeromonas spp.; Campylobacter spp.; Salmonella spp.; Shigella spp.; Yersinia enterocolitica;

    Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (fungi)
    Bronchoalveolar lavage;
    Pneumocystis jirovecii;

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


    Faeces;
    Acanthamoeba spp.; Babesia bigemina; Babesia divergens; Babesia duncani; Babesia equi; Babesia microfti; Balamuthia mandrillaris; Balantidium coli; Blastocystis hominis; Blastocystis spp.; Cryptosporidium parvum; Cryptosporidium spp.; Cyclospora cayetanensis; Dientamoeba fragilis; Dientamoeba spp.; Entamoeba histolytica; Giardia intestinalis; Giardia lamblia; Giardia spp.; Isospora belli; Leishmania spp.; Naegleria fowleri; Plasmodium falciparum; Plasmodium knowlesi; Plasmodium malariae; Plasmodium ovale curtisi; Plasmodium ovale wallikeri; Plasmodium vivax; Rhinosporidium seeberi; Sarcocystis bovihominis; Sarcocystis suihominis; Toxoplasma gondii; Trichomonas vaginalis; Trypanosoma brucei; Trypanosoma cruzi;



    Blastocystis spp.; Cryptosporidium spp.; Dientamoeba spp.; Entamoeba histolytica; Giardia spp.;

    Microbiology - Molecular biology - Detection, characterisation and/or quantitation of microbial nucleic acids (viruses)
    Cervical specimen; Liquid based cytology specimens;
    Human papilloma virus ;


    Plasma;
    Cytomegalovirus (CMV);


    Plasma; Serum;
    Hepatitis B (HBV) DNA; Hepatitis C viral RNA; HIV-1 RNA;


    Aspirates; Bronchial washings; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Throat swabs;
    Adenovirus; Human metapneumovirus; Influenza A; Influenza B; Parainfluenza virus - Types 1, 2, 3, 4; Rhinovirus; RSV A/B;


    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); General swabs;
    Adenovirus; Enterovirus; Herpes simplex virus (HSV); Human parechovirus; Varicella zoster virus;

    Microbiology - Serology of infection - Microbial antibody and/or antigen detection and/or quantitation
    Serum;
    Streptococcal anti-DNAse B (anti-streptodornase) antibody;



    Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) - IgG; Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) - IgM; Epstein-Barr nuclear antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr viral capsid antigen IgG antibody; Epstein-Barr viral capsid antigen IgM antibody; Hepatitis C (HCV); HTLV I/II;



    Adenovirus IgA antibody;



    Toxoplasma spp. IgM antibody;



    Campylobacter spp.; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgM phase 1 antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgA phase 1 antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgA phase 2 antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgG phase 1 antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgG phase 2 antibody; Coxiella burnetii (Q-fever) IgM phase 2 antibody; Yersinia spp.;

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

    speciation





    Schistosoma mansoni IgG antibody;



    Enterovirus IgA antibody;



    Hepatitis D antibody (anti-HDV);



    Streptococcal anti-DNAse B (anti-streptodornase) antibody; Anti-strepolysin O (ASOT);



    Chlamydial group IgA antibody; Chlamydial spp. IgG antibody;



    Legionella spp.;



    Bartonella spp. IgG antibody; Bartonella spp. IgM antibody;



    Barmah forest virus IgG antibody; Barmah forest virus IgM antibody; Brucella spp.; Dengue fever IgG antibody; Dengue fever IgM antibody; Leptospira IgM antibody; Ross River virus IgG antibody; Ross River virus IgM antibody;



    Parainfluenza group IgA antibody; Tetanus;



    Entamoeba histolytica; Hydatid antibody; Influenza A; Influenza B; Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV);



    Spotted fever IgM antibody;



    Bordetella pertussis IgA; Bordetella pertussis IgG; Helicobacter pylori; Herpes simplex Type 2 antibody (anti-HSV2) - IgG; Herpes simplex Type 1 antibody (anti-HSV1) - IgG; Measles IgG antibody; Measles IgM antibody; Mumps IgG antibody; Mumps IgM antibody; Mycoplasma pneumoniae IgG antibody; Mycoplasma pneumoniae IgM antibody; Parvovirus B19 IgG antibody; Parvovirus B19 IgM antibody; Varicella zoster IgG antibody; Varicella zoster IgM antibody;



    Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody;



    Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody;



    Strongyloides IgG antibody;



    Helicobacter pylori IgG antibody;



    Hepatitis A antibodies (anti-HAV) - Total; 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 C (HCV); HIV; Rubella IgG antibody; Rubella IgM antibody; Syphilis Treponema pallidum antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgM antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgG antibody;



    Dengue fever NS1 antigen;



    Brucella abortus antibody; Salmonella paratyphi AO total antibody; Salmonella paratyphi BO total antibody; Salmonella typhi O total antibody;



    Cytomegalovirus antibody (anti-CMV) - IgM; Rubella IgM antibody; Toxoplasma spp. IgM antibody;



    Aspergillus spp. total antibody;



    Hepatitis E (HEV) IgM;

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


  • Microbiology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Human Pathology
    | Last Activity Date: 04-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Oct-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Chemical pathology - Detection of faecal occult blood
    Faeces;
    Blood;

    Microbiology - Bacteriology - Detection of pathogenic bacteria
    Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Ear swabs; Eye swabs; Fluids; General swabs; Genital swabs; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Operative specimens; Post-operative wounds; Pus; Rectal swabs; Respiratory specimens; Skin; Sputum; Superficial sites; Synovial fluid; Throat swabs; Vaginal swabs; Wound swabs;
    Bacteria; Casts; Crystals; Epithelial cells; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Pathogenic microorganisms;


    Aspirates; Bacterial isolates; Blood; Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Ear swabs; Eye swabs; Faeces; Fluids; General swabs; Genital swabs; Nasal swabs; Nasopharyngeal aspirate; Nasopharyngeal swabs; Operative specimens; Post-operative wounds; Pus; Rectal swabs; Respiratory specimens; Skin; Sputum; Superficial sites; Synovial fluid; Throat swabs; Tissues; Urethra; Urine; Vaginal swabs; Wound swabs;
    Antibiotic susceptibility; Cultured pathogens identification; Group B Streptococcus screening; Pathogenic identification and antibiotic susceptibility;


    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF);
    Streptococcus pneumoniae;


    Urine;
    Bacteria; Casts; Crystals; Epithelial cells; Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC);



    Legionella antigen; Streptococcus pneumoniae;



    Erythrocytes (red blood cells, RBC); Leucocytes (white blood cells, WBC); Proteins;

    Microbiology - Environmental investigations and/or infection control
    Gastrointestinal endoscopes;
    Bacterial growth - Sterility;



    Any organism isolated is identified.

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

    Microbiology - Mycobacteriology - Detection and identification of mycobacteria
    Respiratory specimens;
    Mycobacteria identification; Other pathogenic bacteria to genus level or species level;

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


    replace with plasma


    Microbiology - Mycology - Detection of dermatophytes and other fungi causing cutaneous disease
    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Nails; Skin; Skin scrapings;
    Dermatophyte identification;

    Microbiology - Mycology - Detection, isolation and identification of yeasts and fungal elements
    Isolates; Respiratory specimens;
    Fungi identification; Yeasts identification; Yeast susceptibility;


    Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF); Serum;
    Cryptococcus antigen;

    Microbiology - Parasitology - Detection of ova, cysts and parasites
    Faeces;
    Cysts; Ova; Parasites;


  • Toxicology

  • ISO 15189 (2012)
    Legal
    | Last Activity Date: 04-Apr-2019 |  Medicare Expiry Date: 01-Oct-2020 |
    SERVICEPRODUCTDETERMINANTTECHNIQUEPROCEDURELIMITATION/RANGE
    Medico legal drug testing
    Hair;
    δ-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC); 6-Acetylmorphine; 11-nor-Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-9-carboxylic acid glucuronide; Alprazolam; Amphetamines; Benzoylecgonine (ecgonine benzoate); Buprenorphine; Cannabicyclohexanol; Clonazepam; Cocaethylene; Cocaine; Codeine; Diazepam; Ecgonine methyl ester; Fentanyl; Flunitrazepam; Hydrocodone; Hydromorphone; Meperidine (pethidine); Methadone; Methadone metabolites; Methyl amphetamine; Methylenedioxyamphetamine; Methylenedioxymethylamphetamine; Morphine; Nitrazepam; Nordiazepam; Oxazepam; Oxycodone; Phentermine; Pseudoephedrine (PSE); Synthetic cannabinoid AM2201; Synthetic cannabinoid JWH018; Temazepam; Tramadol;


    Urine;
    (1-Pentylindol-3-yl)-(2,2,3,3-tetramethylcyclopropyl)methanone metabolite;

    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 5 Confirmatory testing procedures
    Oral fluid;
    3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA); 3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA); 6-Acetylmorphine; 11-nor-Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-9-carboxylic acid glucuronide; Amphetamines; Benzoylecgonine (ecgonine benzoate); Cocaine; Codeine; Diazepam; Ecgonine methyl ester; Methyl amphetamine; Morphine; Oxazepam; Temazepam;

    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;
    1-(2-[4-Morpholinyl]ethyl)-1H-indol-3-yl-1-naphthalenylmethanone; Amphetamines;