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Test List: M

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Macroprolactin

Sample Reqs

B

Magnesium (Blood)

Sample Reqs

A or H

Magnesium (Serum)

Sample Reqs

B

Magnesium (Urine)

Sample Reqs

PU

Malarial Antibodies (Pl. falciparum)

Sample Reqs

B [9] [14]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.
[14] Provide details of travel history.

Malarial Antibodies (species specific)

Sample Reqs

B [9] [14]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.
[14] Provide details of travel history.

Malarial Parasites

Sample Reqs

A [4] [9] [14]

Special Instructions

[4] Send to the laboratory without delay.
[9] Clinical history must be provided.
[14] Provide details of travel history.

Manganese (Serum)

Sample Reqs

B

Mannose Binding Lectin

Sample Reqs

B

MBOCA in Urine

Sample Reqs

RU

Measles Antibodies (IgG) Immunity

Sample Reqs

B

Measles Antibodies (IgM)

Sample Reqs

B [9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

Melanin

Sample Reqs

RU [13]

Special Instructions

[13] Protect from light.

Melatonin (Serum)

Sample Reqs

B

Melatonin (Urine)

Sample Reqs

CU [13]

Special Instructions

[13] Protect from light.

Meningococcal Abs

Sample Reqs

B

Mercury (Blood)

Sample Reqs

A or H

Mercury (Urine)

Sample Reqs

RU [1]

Special Instructions

[1] Contact the laboratory for special sample tubes/containers/instructions.

Metanephrines (Plasma)

Sample Reqs

A (Frozen plasma)

Metanephrines (Urine)

Sample Reqs

PU [1]

Special Instructions

[1] Contact the laboratory for special sample tubes/containers/instructions.

Methaemoglobin

Sample Reqs

A

Methaqualone

Sample Reqs

RU

Methotrexate

Sample Reqs

B

Methylmalonic Acid – Urine

Sample Reqs

CU

Metronidazole Level

Sample Reqs

B [4]

Special Instructions

[4] Send to the laboratory without delay.

Microalbumin (Urine)

Sample Reqs

RU

Microdeletion (common) Syndromes – BOBs only

Sample Reqs

CVS / AF / A [9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

Microfilaria Blood Film

Sample Reqs

A

Miller-Dieker Syndrome – BOBs (5 days) + karyotype (15 days)

Sample Reqs

CVS / AF / A H [9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

Miller-Dieker Syndrome – BOBs only

Sample Reqs

CVS / AF / A [9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

Mitochondrial Antibodies

Sample Reqs

B

Mitochondrial Antibodies M2

Sample Reqs

B

Molybdenum (Serum)

Sample Reqs

B

MRSA (Rapid PCR) one swab per site

Sample Reqs

Blue Micro Swab

MRSA Culture one swab per site

Sample Reqs

Blue Micro Swab

MTHFR – common C677T + A1298C mutations

Sample Reqs

A [9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

MTHFR – common C677T mutation

Sample Reqs

A [9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

Mucopolysaccharides

Sample Reqs

RU (Frozen)

Mumps Antibodies (IgG)

Sample Reqs

B

Mumps Antibodies (IgM)

Sample Reqs

B

Mycobacterium tuberculosis – DNA

Sample Reqs

A

Mycology / Skin Scrapings

Sample Reqs

Submit Sample

Mycophenolic Acid (Cellcept)

Sample Reqs

A

Mycoplasma / Ureaplasma Culture

Sample Reqs

RU, Swab

Mycoplasma genitalium (PCR Swab)

Sample Reqs

PCR

Mycoplasma genitalium (Semen)

Sample Reqs

Semen

Mycoplasma genitalium (Thin Prep)

Sample Reqs

TPV

Mycoplasma genitalium (Urine)

Sample Reqs

FCRU

Mycoplasma genitalium by PCR

Sample Reqs

FCRU / PCR / TPV

Mycoplasma pneumoniae IgM and IgG

Sample Reqs

B

Mycoplasma species – DNA

Sample Reqs

A

Myelin Associated Glycoprotein Antibodies

Sample Reqs

B

Myelin Basic Protein Antibodies

Sample Reqs

B

Myeloperoxidase Antibodies

Sample Reqs

B

Myocardial Antibodies

Sample Reqs

B

Myoglobin (Serum)

Sample Reqs

B

Myoglobin (Urine)

Sample Reqs

RU

Myositis Panel

Sample Reqs

B

Mysoline (Primidone)

Sample Reqs

B [4]

Special Instructions

[4] Send to the laboratory without delay.

Male Genetic Reproductive Profile – see profiles

Sample Reqs

A,H[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Mantle Cell Lymphoma NGS Panel – full sequencing ATM + CCND1 + NOTCH1 + TP53 + UBR5

Sample Reqs

Requires patient informed consent AA [9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Marfan Syndrome/Loeys-Dietz Syndrome/Aortopathy NGS Panel – full sequencing across 26 genes

Sample Reqs

A,A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Marfan Syndrome – FBN1 sequencing + deletions/duplications

Sample Reqs

A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Maturity-Onset Diabetes of the Young (MODY) NGS Panel – full sequencing across 13 genes

Sample Reqs

A,A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Measles PCR

Sample Reqs

Buccal swab

Meckel-Gruber/Joubert Syndrome NGS Panel – full sequencing across 38 genes

Sample Reqs

A,A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Medium-Chain Acyl-CoA Dehydrogenase Deficiency – ACADM sequencing

Sample Reqs

A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease NGS Panel – full sequencing HNF1B + REN + UMOD + MUC1

Sample Reqs

A,A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Melanoma NGS Panel – full sequencing across 9 genes + deletions/duplications

Sample Reqs

Requires patient informed consent AA [9] [11]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided. 11 Patient consent required. Consent Form can be found at the back of this guide.

Microdeletion (common) Syndromes – BOBs only

Sample Reqs

CVS / AF / A [9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Microphthalmia/Anophthalmia NGS Panel – full sequencing across 30 genes

Sample Reqs

A,A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Miller-Dieker Syndrome – BOBs (5 days) + karyotype (15 days)

Sample Reqs

CVS / AF / AH [9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Miller-Dieker Syndrome – BOBs only

Sample Reqs

CVS / AF / A [9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Mitochondrial Encephalopathy NGS Panel – full sequencing across 162 genes

Sample Reqs

A,A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Mitochondrial genome sequencing and (large deletions)

Sample Reqs

A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Mitochondrial genome – full mitochondrial DNA sequencing + deletions/duplications

Sample Reqs

A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Motor Neurone Disease (Amylotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) NGS Panel – full sequencing across 29 genes

Sample Reqs

A,A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

MPL exon 10 analysis

Sample Reqs

A

MTHFR – common C677T + A1298C mutations

Sample Reqs

A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Mucopolysaccharidosis NGS Panel – full sequencing across 11 genes

Sample Reqs

A,A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 – full MEN1 sequencing

Sample Reqs

Requires patient informed consent A [9] [11]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided. 11 Patient consent required. Consent Form can be found at the back of this guide.

Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2 – RET gene hotspot sequencing

Sample Reqs

Requires patient informed consent A [9][11]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided. 11 Patient consent required. Consent Form can be found at the back of this guide.

Multiple Epiphyseal Dysplasia (Pseudoachondroplasia) – COMP sequencing

Sample Reqs

A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Muscular Atrophy NGS Panel – full sequencing across 17 genes

Sample Reqs

A,A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Muscular Dystrophy NGS Panel – full sequencing across 42 genes

Sample Reqs

A,A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Myasthenic Myopathy, Congenital NGS Panel – full sequencing across 11 genes

Sample Reqs

A,A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Myelodysplastic Syndrome NGS Panel – full sequencing across 16 genes

Sample Reqs

Requires patient informed consent A [9] [11]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided. 11 Patient consent required. Consent Form can be found at the back of this guide.

Myeloma, Multiple NGS Panel – full sequencing across 6 genes

Sample Reqs

Requires patient informed consent AA [9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Myeloproliferative Leukaemia (MPL) gene – W515X mutation screen

Sample Reqs

Requires patient informed consent A [9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Myeloproliferative Neoplasia NGS Panel – full sequencing across 17 genes

Sample Reqs

A[9][11]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided. 11 Patient consent required. Consent Form can be found at the back of this guide.

Myopathy, Distal NGS Panel – full sequencing across 21 genes

Sample Reqs

A,A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1 – DMPK repeat PCR

Sample Reqs

A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

Myotonic Dystrophy Type 2 (PROMM) – ZNF9 repeat PCR

Sample Reqs

A[9]

Special Instructions

9 Clinical history must be provided.

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