Clinical Laboratory Medicine
Liverpool Foundation Trust
Tel: 0151 706 2000
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Last update: 09 July 2024
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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
HODS User Survey
Minimum Data Policy
LCL Quality Policy
LCL Quality Statement

Order of Draw
(click image)
Guide to EDTA contamination

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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RLBUHT Alkaptonuria Center
Key Telephone
Phlebotomy & Transport Services  
Infectious Hazards
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
Thiamine (Vit B1)03/07/2024
HaematologyAnti Xa Assay (Heparin Assay)01/05/2024
Full Blood Count29/05/2024
Haemoglobinopathy and Thalassaemia Screening14/05/2024
SickleSCAN (Haemoglobin S Screen)03/07/2024