Feedback

Quick Search

Search Clear

  Reference guide  

PathTest provides up-to-date detailed information on every test that Mater Pathology can perform. By using the search function you can quickly view test-specific information including Medicare status and collection requirements.

  Non-Blood Bank Samples  

Each sample must be identified with patient’s full name and one other identifier – date of birth or UR number. The same two identifiers must be present on the accompanying request form.

  Blood Bank Samples  

Each sample must be identified with patient’s full name, first name and date of birth. In addition, the sample must bear the signature of the collector and date and time of collection. The details must be handwritten - pre-printed labels are not acceptable. The same identifiers, collection date and time and collector signature must be present on the accompanying standard request form and separate transfusion request form.
CodeNameAlternate NameUpdated
RVPCRRespiratory virus PCRRSV PCR03/08/2020 View 
Ni24NickelNickel24/07/2020 View 
TopTopamaxTopiramate20/07/2020 View 
JAK2JAK2 PCRJAK2 V617F Activating Mutation15/07/2020 View 
mthalThalassaemia molecular studiesAlpha-Thalassaemia Molecular Studies15/07/2020 View 
HFEHaemochromatosis genotypingHaemochromatosis genotyping15/07/2020 View 
DNAxDNA ExtractionDNAx15/07/2020 View 
GTTGlucose tolerance testGlucose Tolerance Test13/07/2020 View 

Back to top