Clinical Laboratory Medicine
Royal Liverpool & Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust
Tel: 0151 706 2000
QMS-EXTD-160 Version 5, 2017 (release 5.2017.11.10)

Last update: 10 November 2017
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Additional Info / Useful links
  Blood Specimens
Contacting us if laboratory items found in your area
Data Protection & Complaints Procedure
GP Information
Handbook Information
Normal Laboratory Hours
Patient Information
(where to get your blood samples taken)
Reference Ranges
Reports Despatch
Research and Clinical Trials
Telephone enquiries
Typical Turnround Time
Urine Specimens
Validity of results
Minimum Data Policy

Alert - EDTA Contamination
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Guide to EDTA contamination

eGFR Calculator
Trust IV Fluid Policy

National Pathology Year 2012


Lab tests on-line patient focused information on laboratory testing.


Section / Service Info
Blood Sciences:
   BIOCHEMISTRY
   HAEMATOLOGY

Infection & Immunity:
   H&I
   MICROBIOLOGY
   VIROLOGY
   IMMUNOLOGY

Cellular Pathology:
   HISTOPATHOLOGY
   CYTOLOGY

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RLBUHT Alkaptonuria Center
Key Telephone
Numbers
Phlebotomy & Transport Services  
Infectious Hazards
of Clinical Specimens

How to find us
Information for GPs  
ICE - Ward Ordering
How to use ICE forms
   

Near Patient Testing SOPs >>>>>>>>>
Standard operating procedures for:
Roche Performa glucose meters
Roche Inform II glucose meters
Siemens 8SG urine dipsticks
Pregnancy Tests - Biosign
HIV POCT testing
 
New and Updated Messages
June 2014. pilot of AKI alerting to Primary Care. Guidlelines for GPs on AKI
March 2014. clinical suspicion of phaeochromcytoma? added.
March 2014. Feedback from the user satisfaction survey for 2013 is available here.
Service Updates
SectionInvestigationDate
BiochemistryAmphetamines10/11/2017
HaematologyAML translocation screening07/09/2017
BCR-ABL07/09/2017
BCR-ABL kinase domain mutation07/09/2017
c-KIT D816V mutation07/09/2017
CSF3R mutation07/09/2017
FIP1L1-PDGFRA07/09/2017
FLT3-ITD07/09/2017
IGHV gene sequence analysis in chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL)07/09/2017
MYD88 L265P mutation test20/09/2017
NPM1 mutation07/09/2017
SETBP1 mutation07/09/2017
ImmunologyAllergen-specific IgE01/11/2017
Anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies (ANCA)01/11/2017
Anti-nuclear antibodies (ANA)01/11/2017
Aspergillus IgG ('precipitins')01/11/2017
Autoimmune myositis screen01/11/2017
Avian protein IgG ('precipitins')01/11/2017
Skin antibodies01/11/2017
C1 Inhibitor Functional assay01/11/2017
C1 inhibitor protein quantitation01/11/2017
Cyclic citrullinated peptite (ccp) antibodies01/11/2017
Cyroglobulins01/11/2017
Double stranded DNA antibodies01/11/2017
Endomysial antibodies (IgA)01/11/2017
Interferon gamma release assay (IGRA, Quantiferon)01/11/2017
Light Chain Quantitation01/11/2017
Light Chain Quantitation01/11/2017
Liver specific antibodies01/11/2017
Neutrophil oxidative function01/11/2017
Pancreas islet cell autoantibodies01/11/2017
Total IgE01/11/2017
MicrobiologyBlood Culture07/11/2017
Faeces for Clostridium difficile toxin assay07/11/2017
Gastric Biopsy for H. pylori07/11/2017
Gastroenteritis/enteric pathogens07/11/2017
Helicobacter pylori07/11/2017
Sellotape Smear/Perianal swab07/11/2017
TB Investigations07/11/2017
Teicoplanin25/10/2017
H & IHLA Typing09/11/2017
HLA Typing for other Disease Associations09/11/2017
HLA-A29 Testing for Birdshot Chorioretinopathy09/11/2017
HLA-B*57:01 typing for determination of Abacavir hypersensitivity09/11/2017
HLA-B2709/11/2017
HLA-B51 Testing for Behcet’s09/11/2017
HLA-DQ typing for Coeliac Disease09/11/2017
HLA-DQ Typing for Narcolepsy09/11/2017
HLA-Specific Antibody Characterisation09/11/2017
HLA-Specific Antibody Screening09/11/2017
Post- haematopoietic stem cell transplant monitoring (chimerism analysis)09/11/2017
Pre-Transplant Crossmatching: Deceased Donors09/11/2017
Pre-Transplant Crossmatching: Live Donors09/11/2017