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.

Sample type Test name Ideal volume Turnaround time Discipline
Special Precautions – Please click Test Name for further details 24 Serum Colistin <3 days
Antimicrobial Reference Laboratory