Test Information

This is a searchable database of information about tests offered by Severn Pathology. You can browse the index, enter a test name, part of a test name, abbreviation or clinical indication below.

The containers listed refer to those used to collect samples from adults locally in GP practices and hospital wards/outpatients. Details of the containers used for neonates, children and in the emergency zone (ED, AAU, ITU) can be found here Tube Guide and Recommended Order of Draw.

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Sample Type Test Name Ideal Volume Turnaround Time Discipline
24 Serum eGFR 5 mL 4 hours Clinical Biochemistry
24 Fluid Electrolytes 2 mL 1 day Clinical Biochemistry
24 Serum ELF 5 mL 10 days Clinical Biochemistry
24 Serum Endomysium Antibody 2 mL Immunology
24 Whole Blood EPO 5 mL 10 days Haematology
Special Precautions – Please click Test Name for further details 24 Serum Ethambutol <3 days Assay
35 Urine - Random Ethanol 2 mL 1 day Clinical Biochemistry
Special Precautions – Please click Test Name for further details 17 Plasma Ethanol 5 mL 4 hours Clinical Biochemistry
Special Precautions – Please click Test Name for further details 17 Plasma Ethylene glycol 5 mL 1 day Clinical Biochemistry
24 Serum Extractable Nuclear Antigen 2 mL 7 days Immunology