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Uni Parental Disomy (UPD) – parents and child – specify chromosome

Sample Reqs

A
[9] [12]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.
[12] Please provide one sample for each person being tested.

Urate (Uric acid)

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

Urea

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

Urea (Urine)

Sample Reqs

CU

Special Instructions

Urea and Electrolytes

Profile details

Sodium

Potassium

Chloride

Bicarbonate

Urea

Creatinine

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

 

Urea Electrolytes (Urine)

Sample Reqs

CU

Special Instructions

Ureaplasma by PCR

Sample Reqs

FCRU / PCR / TPV

Special Instructions

Ureaplasma urealyticum

Sample Reqs

TPV

Special Instructions

Ureaplasma/Mycoplasma Culture****

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

**** Culture techniques have been discontinued, please send PCR (see Sexual Health section for full details).

Uric Acid (Serum)

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

Uric Acid (Urine)

Sample Reqs

CU

Special Instructions

Urinary Methyl Histamine

Sample Reqs

RU (Frozen)

Special Instructions

Urinary Tract/Renal Cancer NGS Panel – full sequencing across 28 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.

Urine (Microscopy Only)

Sample Reqs

RU

Special Instructions

Urine Cytology (Urine cytology containers available from TDL Supplies)

Sample Reqs

Urine (30mls) [21]

Special Instructions

[21] Urine cytology container, ideally first catch, mid-morning specimen.

Urine EtG (Ethyl glucuronide)

Sample Reqs

RU

Special Instructions

Urine for Microscopy and Culture††††

Sample Reqs

MSU

Special Instructions

† † † † Optimal sample type for urine culture is a mid-stream clean catch urine sent in a sterile pot containing boric acid preservative.

Urine Free Light Chains

Sample Reqs

RU

Special Instructions

Urine Organic Acids

Sample Reqs

RU (Frozen)

Special Instructions

Urine Steroid Screen (Steroid Hormones)

Sample Reqs

CU or RU [9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

Urine Sugar Chromatography

Sample Reqs

RU (Frozen)

Special Instructions

Urobilinogen (Urine)

Sample Reqs

RU

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Bladder Biopsy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Core Biopsy (Urology)

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Hydrocele

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Penile Biopsy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Prostate biopsies x 10-12

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Prostate biopsies x 2

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Prostate biopsies x 3

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Prostate biopsies x 4

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Prostate biopsies x 5

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Prostate biopsies x 6

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Prostate biopsies x 7

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Prostate biopsies x 8

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Prostate biopsies x 9

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Prostate biopsy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Testicular Biopsy (Bilateral)

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Testicular Biopsy (Unilateral)

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Urethral Biopsy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Biopsy: Vasectomy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Resection: Cystoprostatectomy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Resection: Epididymis

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Resection: Foreskin / Circumcision

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Resection: Nephrectomy / Kidney

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Resection: Prostatectomy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Resection: Radical Cystectomy

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Resection: Testis

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Resection: TURBT (dependent on number of blocks)

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urology – Resection: TURP (dependent on number of blocks)

Sample Reqs

Special Instructions

Urticaria Test (Histamine Releasing)

Sample Reqs

B

Special Instructions

Usher Syndrome NGS Panel – full sequencing across 19 genes

Sample Reqs

A
A
[9]

Special Instructions

[9] Clinical history must be provided.

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