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 Recent changes for DNA analysis for Thalassaemia (related to Hgb Electrophoresis)

Recent changes for DNA analysis for Thalassaemia (related to Hgb Electrophoresis)

Date
Field
Changed From
Changed To
10th December 2020
Collection & Request Instructions

Send FBE, Iron studies and Hb electrophoresis results.

Send within 24 Hrs.

Results: 95943398

Please collect 2x EDTA tube for this test.

Send FBE, Iron studies and Hb electrophoresis results.

Send within 24 Hrs.

Results: 95943398

DNA analysis for Thalassaemia (related to Hgb Electrophoresis)

Alternate names:
Thalassaemia DNA screen
Laboratory:
Referred Test
Specimen types:
Blood
Container types:
EDTAEDTA
Collection Instructions:
Transport specimen at Room Temperature to lab

Please collect 2x EDTA tube for this test.

Send FBE, Iron studies and Hb electrophoresis results.

Send within 24 Hrs.

Results: 95943398

Minimum Adult Volume:
2 mL
Paediatric Minimum Volume:
1 mL
Frequency:
Monthly
Result Turnaround Time:
8 weeks
Laboratory Use Only

  

 

If EMR is not available, Pathology results are available from Auscare.  If you do not have an Auscare login,please complete attached form. https://pathology.easternhealth.org.au/handbook/downloads/Auscare%20access.pdf

Instruction on how to use Auscare - https://pathology.easternhealth.org.au/handbook/downloads/Auscare%20instructions.pdf

SPECIMEN COLLECTION MODULE (SCM) FAQs - CLICK HERE

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TURN AROUND TIMES - When will my result be available?

CLICK HERE for Minimum Labelling Requirements

CLICK HERE for a printable Pathology request form

CLICK HERE for a Log sheet for recording Pathology results

"THE ART OF CCCCOLLECTION"

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