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Early CDT-Lung

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

Early Detection Screen PCR/NAAT

Sample Reqs

A 10mls or 2 x 4mls

Special Instructions

Early Detection Screen With Syphilis (HIV1/HIV2/HBV/HCV by PCR/NAAT)

Profile details

HIV1 and HIV2 (RNA)

Hepatitis B Virus (HBV DNA)

Hepatitis C Virus (HCV RNA)

Syphilis IgG/IgM

Samples must be received in the laboratory within 2 days of sample taking

Sample Reqs

B A 10mls or 2 x 4mls 

Special Instructions

 

Echinococcus (Hydatid) Antibodies

Sample Reqs

B [9] [14]

Special Instructions

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

Eczema Provoking Profile (9 Allergens)

Profile details

Total IgE with individual IgE allergens for:

Cat Dander

Egg White

Egg Yolk

Fish Mix

Hazelnut

House Dust Mite

Milk

Peanut

Soya Bean

Wheat

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

 

Egg Components

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome/Aneurysm/Connective Tissue Disorders NGS Panel – full sequencing across 46 genes + deletions/duplications

Sample Reqs

A
A
[9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

Ehrlichiosis Antibodies

Sample Reqs

B [9] [14]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.
[14] Provide details of travel history.
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Elastase (Faecal)

Sample Reqs

RF

Special Instructions

Elastase / Calprotectin Profile

Sample Reqs

RF

Special Instructions

Electrolytes

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

Electrolytes (Urine)

Sample Reqs

CU

Special Instructions

ELF/Enhanced Liver Fibrosis

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

Endocrine: Adrenal

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Special Instructions

Endocrine: Parathyroid

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Endocrine: Thyroid (Lobe)

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Endocrine: Thyroid (Total)

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Endometrial Biopsy Immune Profiling

Sample Reqs

J (Contact Referrals)

Special Instructions

Patients who have samples taken at TDL’s Patient Reception at 76 Wimpole Street may attend any time during hours of opening on Mondays or Tuesdays, and by NOON on Wednesdays to allow for same day shipping to Chicago by Fed Ex. Samples for Rosalind Franklin are not accepted on Thursdays, Fridays or Saturdays. Fed Ex charges are included in these charges.

Endometrial Cancer NGS Panel – full sequencing across 10 genes + deletions/duplications

Sample Reqs

A
A
[9] [11] Requires patient informed consent

Special Instructions

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

Endomysial Antibodies (IgA)

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Bronchial Biopsy

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Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Cholesteatoma

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Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Dental Cyst

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Ear Canal Biopsy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Ear Polyp

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Epiglottis

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Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Gingivial Tissue

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Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Laryngeal Biopsy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Laryngeal Nodule (Bilateral)

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Laryngeal Nodule (Unilateral)

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Mandible Biopsy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Maxillary Mucosa

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Mucocele

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Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Nasal Biopsy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Nasal Polyps

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Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Oral Biopsy

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ENT – Biopsy: Palatal Biopsy

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ENT – Biopsy: Pharyngeal Biopsy

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ENT – Biopsy: Pleural Biopsy

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Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Thyroid Biopsy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Tongue Biopsy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Tonsil (1 Specimen)

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Tonsil Biopsy

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Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Tonsils (2 Specimens)

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Uvelectomy

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Special Instructions

ENT – Biopsy: Vocal chords

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Resections: Glossectomy

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Special Instructions

ENT – Resections: Laryngectomy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Resections: Maxillectomy

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Special Instructions

ENT – Resections: Neck Dissection

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Special Instructions

ENT – Resections: Neck Dissection (Bilateral)

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Special Instructions

ENT – Resections: Parotidectomy

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Special Instructions

ENT – Resections: Partial Thyroidectomy

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Special Instructions

ENT – Resections: Pharyngectomy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Resections: Rhinectomy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Resections: Submandibular Gland – Excision

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

ENT – Resections: Thyroglossal Cyst

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Enteric Organism Rapid Detection – CHANGE

Profile details

Detection of Bacterial, Viral and Parasitic Infection by Multiplex Real-Time PCR

Bacteria and Bacterial Toxins

C. difficile Toxin A/B gene, Campylobacter spp., Enteroaggregative E.coli (EAEC), Enteroinvasive E.coli (EIEC)/Shigella, Enterotoxigenic E.coli (ETEC), Enteropathogenic E.coli (EPEC), Plesiomonas shigelloides, Salmonella, Shiga-toxin producing E.coli (STEC) stx1/stx2, Shiga-toxin producing E.coli (STEC) O157:H7, Vibrio cholerae, Vibrio parahaemolyticus, Vibrio vulnificus, Yersinia enterocolitica

Viruses

Adenovirus 40/41, Astrovirus, Norovirus GI, Norovirus GII, Rotavirus A, Sapovirus (I, II, IV, V)

Parasites

Cyclospora cayetanensis, Cryptosporidium spp., Entamoeba histolytica, Gardia lamblia

This does NOT include stool for m/c/s – this needs to be requested as a separate test.

Please provide two samples if this is required.

Sample Reqs

RF

Special Instructions

 

Eosinophil Cationic Protein

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

Epanutin (Phenytoin)

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

Epidermolysis Bullosa, Comprehensive NGS Panel – full sequencing across 13 genes

Sample Reqs

A
A
[9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

Epidermolysis Bullosa, Simplex Panel – full sequencing of KRT5 + KRT14 genes

Sample Reqs

A
A
[9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

Epilepsy, Adolescent / Adult Onset Panel – sequencing across 83 genes + deletions/duplications

Sample Reqs

A

Special Instructions

Epilepsy, Childhood Panel – full sequencing across 211 genes + deletions/duplications

Sample Reqs

A

Special Instructions

Epilepsy, Comprehensive NGS Panel – full sequencing across 400 genes + deletions/duplications

Sample Reqs

A
A
[9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

Epilepsy, Neonatal Panel – sequencing across 278 genes + deletions/duplications

Sample Reqs

A

Special Instructions

Epilepsy, Progressive Myoclonic Panel – sequencing across 18 genes + deletions/duplications

Sample Reqs

A

Special Instructions

Epstein-Barr Virus Antibodies IgG/IgM

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

Erectile Dysfunction / Impotence Profile

Profile details

Lipid Profile

Glucose

HbA1C

TSH

Prolactin

Total Testosterone

Free Testosterone

PSA

Sample Reqs

ABBG

Special Instructions

 

Erythropoietin

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

ESR

Sample Reqs

A

Special Instructions

Essential Fatty Acid Profile (Red Cell)

Sample Reqs

A [4]

Special Instructions

[4] Send to the laboratory without delay.

Ethosuximide

Sample Reqs

A

Special Instructions

Exudative Vitreoretinopathy, Familial (FEVR) NGS Panel – full sequencing NDP + FZD4 + LRP5 + TSPAN12 + ZNF408 genes

Sample Reqs

A
A
[9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

Extractable Nuclear Antibodies (nRNP, Sm, Ro, La, Jo1, Scl70) CENP-B

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

Eye Developmental Disease NGS Panel – full sequencing across 59 genes

Sample Reqs

A
A
[9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

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