Clinical Laboratory Medicine
Liverpool Foundation Trust
Tel: 0151 706 2000
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Last update: 14 March 2023
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Emergency Requests Request Forms  
Additional Info / Useful links
  Blood Specimens
Data Protection, User Feedback and complaints
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
LCL Quality Policy

Order of Draw
(click image)
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:

Infection & Immunity:

Cellular Pathology:



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of Clinical Specimens

How to find us
Information for GPs  

ICE - Ward Ordering
How to use ICE forms
Medical Laboratory

Near Patient Testing POC
New and Updated Messages
August 2018.Biotin interference
Service Updates
BiochemistryAlkaline Phosphatase03/01/2023
Vitamin D (25-hydroxy)03/01/2023
HaematologyClotting Screen (PT & APTT)10/01/2023
Collagen Binding Antigen (CBA)10/01/2023
Factor VIIIC10/01/2023
Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia Ab10/01/2023
Chromogenic Protein C Activity (Amidolytic)10/01/2023
Free Protein S Antigen10/01/2023
Ristocetin Co Factor Activity10/01/2023
von Willebrand Antigen10/01/2023
von Willebrand Factor Activity10/01/2023