Chemical pathology

Pathology Tests by Alphabetical Order

17-hydroxyprogesterone - serum
17-oxosteroids - urine
25-hydroxycholecalciferol
4-hydroxy-3-methoxymandelate
5-aminolaevulinate - urine
5-hydroxyindole acetate (HIAA) - urine
A
Acetylator status - urine or plasma
Acid phosphatase - plasma or serum
Acidification test - urine
ACTH
Acute phase reactants
Adenosine deaminase - red cell
Adrenaline
Adrenocorticotrophic hormone (ACTH) - plasma
Alanine aminotransferase (ALT) - plasma or serum
Albumin - plasma or serum
Albumin - urine
Alcohols - plasma
Aldolase
Aldosterone - plasma
Alkaline phosphatase (ALP) - plasma or serum
Alkaline phosphatase isoenzymes - plasma or serum
ALP
Alpha fetoprotein - amniotic fluid
Alpha fetoprotein - serum
Alpha subunit - serum
Alpha-1-antitrypsin - faeces
Alpha-1-antitrypsin - serum
Alpha-1-microglobulin - urine
ALT
Aluminium - plasma or serum
Amino acids - plasma
Amino acids - urine
Aminolaevulinate dehydratase
Aminophylline
Aminotryptiline
Amiodarone - plasma or serum
Ammonium - plasma
Amphetamines
Amylase - plasma or serum
Amylase - urine
Anabolic steroids - urine
Androgens - serum
Androstenedione - serum
Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) - serum
Anion gap - plasma or serum
Antenatal screening
Antidiuretic hormone (ADH) - plasma
Apolipoprotein A1
Apolipoprotein B
Apolipoprotein E
Apolipoproteins - serum
Arsenic - hair and nails
Arsenic - urine
Ascitic fluid
Ascorbate
Aspartate aminotransferase (AST) - plasma or serum
AST
B
Barbiturates - plasma or serum
Base excess - arterial blood
Bence Jones protein - urine
Beta carotene
Beta human chorionic gonadotrophin
Beta hydroxybutyrate
Beta-2-microglobulin - CSF
Beta-2-microglobulin - urine
Bicarbonate - plasma or serum
Bilirubin - amniotic fluid
Bilirubin - plasma or serum
Blood gases - arterial blood
Blood glucose
Breath tests
C
C-Peptide - serum
C-Peptide suppression test
C-Reactive protein (CRP) - serum
CA 125, CA 19.9, CA 15.3
Cadmium
Caeruloplasmin
Calcitonin - plasma or serum
Calcium - plasma or serum
Calcium - urine
Calculi - biliary
Calculi - urinary
Cannabinoids
Carbamazepine - plasma or serum
Carbohydrate-deficient transferrin - serum
Carbon dioxide (pC02) - arterial blood
Carbon dioxide (total) - serum
Carbon monoxide
Carboxyhaemoglobin - blood
Carcinoembryonic antigen - serum
Cardiac enzymes - plasma or serum
Carnitine - plasma or serum
Carotene - serum
Catecholamines - plasma
Catecholamines - urine
CEA
Ceruloplasmin - plasma or serum
Chloride - CSF
Chloride - plasma or serum
Chloride - sweat
Chloride - urine
Cholesterol (HDL and LDL) - plasma or serum
Cholesterol (total) - plasma or serum
Cholinesterase - plasma
Cholinesterase - red cell
Chorionic gonadotrophin
Chymotrypsin - faeces
CK
Clonazepam - plasma or serum
Clonidine suppression test - plasma
Collagen crosslink fragments - urine
Copper - plasma or serum
Copper - urine
Corticosteroids - plasma, serum and urine
Cortisol (free) - urine
Cortisol - plasma or serum
Cotinine - urine
Creatine kinase (CK) - plasma or serum
Creatine kinase isoenzymes
Creatine kinase isoforms - plasma or serum
Creatine kinase MB isoenzyme - plasma or serum
Creatinine - plasma or serum
Creatinine - urine
Creatinine clearance - Cockcroft and Gault
Creatinine clearance - Measured
CRP
CSF Rhinorrhoea Testing
Cyclic AMP - urine
Cyclosporin - blood
Cystatin C - plasma or serum
Cystine
D
Dehydroepiandrosterone sulphate - plasma or serum
Deoxypyridinoline
Desipramine
Dexamethasone suppression test (long)
Dexamethasone suppression test (overnight)
DHEA, DHEAS
Digoxin - serum
Dihydrotestosterone
Dothiepin
Doxepin
Drug assays - therapeutic drug monitoring
Drug screen - urine
Drugs - toxicological screening - urine
E
Electrolytes - faeces
Electrolytes - plasma or serum
Electrolytes - sweat
Electrolytes - urine
Estimated Glomerular filtration rate
Estradiol
Estriol
Ethanol - breath
Ethanol - plasma or blood
Ethanolamine phosphate
F
Faecal fat
Faecal occult blood
Fat - faeces
Ferritin - plasma or serum
Five- aminolaevulinate - urine
Five-hydroxyindole acetate (HIAA) - urine
Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) - plasma
Forensic toxicology
Four-hydroxy-three-methoxymandelate
Free T3
Free T3 index - serum
Free thyroxine
Free thyroxine index
Fructosamine - serum
FSH
FT3
FT4
G
Gamma glutamyl transferase - plasma or serum
Gamma glutamyl transpeptidase
Gastrin - serum
Gentamicin
GGT
Globulins - serum
Glomerular filtration rate
Glucagon - plasma
Glucose - plasma, serum, or whole blood
Glucose - urine
Glucose challenge test
Glucose CSF
Glucose test strips - blood
Glucose tolerance test (GTT)
Glutamine - plasma
Glutathione s-transferase (GST) - serum
Glycated haemoglobin - red cell
Glycine - CSF
Glycohaemoglobin
Glycol - plasma or serum
Gonadotrophins
Growth hormone - plasma or serum
Growth hormone stimulation test
Growth hormone suppression test
GTT
Guthrie test
H
Haemoglobin - A1c
Haemoglobin - faeces
Haemoglobin A1c - red cell
HbA1c
hCG
hCG - plasma, serum or urine
HDL
Heavy metals - urine
HMMA (4-hydroxy-3-methoxymandelate) - urine
Homocysteine - plasma
Homocystine
Homogentisic acid - urine
Homovanillate (HVA) - urine
Human chorionic gonadotrophin (beta subunit)
Hydrogen - breath
Hydroxybutyrate - plasma
Hydroxyproline - urine
I
IGF-I - serum
Imipramine
Inhibin
Insulin - serum
Insulin hypoglycaemia stimulation test
Insulin-like growth factor
Intravenous calcium stimulation test
Iron absorption
Iron binding capacity
Iron studies
Iron/iron binding capacity - serum
K
Ketones - plasma
Ketones - urine
Ketosteroids - urine
L
L-lactate - blood or plasma
Lactate dehydrogenase (LD) - plasma or serum
Lactate dehydrogenase (LD) isoenzymes
Lactose tolerance test - plasma
Laxatives - urine, faeces
LD, LDH
LDL
Lead - blood
Lead - urine
Lecithin-sphingomyelin (L/S) ratio - amniotic fluid
LFTs
LH
Lipase - serum
Lipids
Lipoprotein electrophoresis - plasma or serum
Lipoprotein(a)
Lithium - serum
Liver function tests
Luteinising hormone (LH) - serum
M
Magnesium - faeces
Magnesium - plasma or serum
Magnesium - urine
Manganese - blood
Mercury - urine
Metadrenalines - urine
Metanephrines
Methaemoglobin, sulphaemoglobin - blood
Microalbumin
Myoglobin - plasma or serum
Myoglobin - urine
N
Neurone specific enolase - serum
Nortriptyline
O
Occult blood - faeces
Oestradiol - serum
Oestriol - serum
Organic acids - urine
Osmolality - serum
Osmolality - urine
Osmolar gap
Osmolarity
Osmotic gap
Osteocalcin - serum
Oxalate - urine
Oximetry
Oxygen (p02) - arterial blood
P
p02
Pancreatic elastase - faecal
Paracetamol - Risk of Liver Damage
Paracetamol - serum
Paraprotein typing - serum
Paraprotein typing - urine
Parathyroid hormone (PTH) - serum
Parathyroid hormone-related protein (PTHrP) - plasma
pC02
Pentagastrin stimulation test
pH - arterial blood
pH - faeces
pH - urine
Phenobarbitone - serum
Phenytoin – serum
Phosphate - plasma or serum
Phosphate - urine
Phosphatidyl glycerol - amniotic fluid
Phytanate - plasma or serum
Porphobilinogen - urine
Porphobilinogen deaminase - red cell
Porphyrins - faeces
Porphyrins - red cell
Porphyrins - urine
Potassium - faeces
Potassium - plasma or serum
Potassium - urine
Pregnancy test
Pregnanetriol - urine
Primidone - serum
Procainamide - serum
Progesterone - (17 OH)
Progesterone - plasma or serum
Prolactin - serum
Prostate specific antigen (PSA) - serum
Protein (total) - serum or plasma
Protein (total) - urine
Protein electrophoresis - serum
Protein electrophoresis - urine
PSA
Pseudocholinesterase
PTH
PTH-related protein
Pyruvate - blood
Q
Quinidine - serum
R
Reducing substances - faeces
Reducing substances - urine
Renin - plasma
Retinol
S
Salicylate - serum
Secretin stimulation test
Selenium - blood, plasma
Serotonin - platelet
Seventeen - hydroxyprogesterone - serum
Seventeen - oxosteroids - urine
Sex hormone binding globulin
Short Synacthen stimulation test
Sodium - faeces
Sodium - plasma or serum
Sodium - urine
Soluble transferrin receptor - plasma or serum
Somatomedin C
Somatostatin - plasma
Steroids - plasma, serum and urine
Sucrose tolerance test - plasma
Sweat electrolytes
Synacthen stimulation test
T
T3 uptake - serum
T4 loaded uptake - serum
Testosterone - serum
Testosterone/epitestosterone ratio - urine
Thallium
Theophylline - serum
Therapeutic drug monitoring
Thiamin
Thiopurine methyltransferase - red cells
Thyroglobulin - serum
Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) - serum
Thyroxine (free) - serum
Thyroxine (total) - serum
Thyroxine - free thyroxine index - serum
TIBC
Tobramycin
Tocopherol
Total iron binding capacity
Toxicology
Transferrin
Transketolase
Tricyclic antidepressants
Triglycerides - plasma or serum
Triiodothyronine (free) - serum
Triiodothyronine (total) - serum
Triiodothyronine - free T3 index
Trimipramine
Triple Test
Troponin I - plasma
Troponin T - plasma
Trypsin - faeces
TSH
Tumour markers - serum
Twenty five - hydroxycholecalciferol
U
Urate - plasma or serum
Urate - urine
Urea - plasma or serum
Urea - urine
Urinalysis
Urine acidification test
Urobilinogen - urine
Uroporphyrinogen decarboxylase - red cells
Uroporphyrinogen synthetase
V
Valproate - serum
Vancomycin
Vasoactive intestinal polypeptide (VIP) - plasma
Very long chain fatty acids
VIP
Vitamin A - serum
Vitamin B1 - blood
Vitamin C - serum, leucocyte
Vitamin D (1,25-dihydroxy) - serum
Vitamin D (25-hydroxy) - serum
Vitamin E - plasma or serum
VMA
W
Water deprivation test
X
Xylose Absorption Test
Z
Zinc - plasma or serum
Zinc - urine