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 Oestradiol 5 mL 2 days Clinical Biochemistry
Special Precautions – Please click Test Name for further details 25 Serum and CSF Oligoclonal bands see notes 5 days Immunology
34 CSF Orexin 2mL 42 days Clinical Biochemistry
35 Urine - Random Organic acids 5 mL 14 days Clinical Biochemistry
35 Urine - Random Orotic acid 5 mL 14 days Clinical Biochemistry
35 Urine - Random Osmolality 5 mL 8 hours Clinical Biochemistry
24 Serum Osmolality 5 mL 8 hours Clinical Biochemistry
11 Faeces/ Urine Ova Cysts & Parasites Faeces/ Urine - Concentrate see notes 3 days Microbiology
24 Serum Ovarian Antibody 2 mL 21 days Immunology
Special Precautions – Please click Test Name for further details 14 Plasma Oxalate 5 mL 14 days Clinical Biochemistry
Special Precautions – Please click Test Name for further details 4 Urine - 24 hour Oxalate n/a 7 days Clinical Biochemistry