List of Tests

See below for a list of tests BCL performs.
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Clinical Chemistry

Test NamesSample TypeCollection TubeVolumeMethodologyTurnaround Time
Alkaline Phosphatase (AP)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
ALT (SGPT)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Amylase (AMYL)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
AST (SGOT)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Bilirubin, Total (TBILI)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Bilirubin, Direct (DBILI)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Calcium, Total (CA)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Calcium, Ionized (CAI)SerumSST tube (unopened)1.0 mLChemiluminescence1-2 Days
Candida Antibodies (IgG, IgA, IgM)SerumSST tube2.0 mLELISA1-3 Days
Chloride (CL)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Cholesterol, Total (CHOL)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Cholesterol, High Density Lipoprotein (HDL)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Cholesterol, Low Density Lipoprotein (LDL)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
CO2SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Creatine Kinase (CK)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Creatinine (CREA)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Gamma Glutamyl Tran (GGT)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Glucose (GLUC)SerumGray tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Glucose Tolerance (GTT)SerumSST tube1.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
HomocysteineSerumSST tube1.0 mLImmunoassay1-2 Days
IgASerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
IgESerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
IgGSerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
IgMSerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
InsulinSerumSST tube1.0 mLImmunoassayWithin 24 hours
Iron (Fe)SerumSST tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Total Iron Binding Capacity (TIBC)SerumSST tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Lactate Dehydrogenase (LDH)SerumSST tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
LipaseSerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Magnesium (MG)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Mirco-albuminuria (MIC)SerumUrine Cup1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Occult Blood (OCCULT)SerumStool1-3 CardsChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Phosphate (PHOS)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Sodium/Potassium (Na/K)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Total Protein (TP)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Total Protein (TP)UrineUrine Cup1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Transferrin (TRAN)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Triglyceride (TRIG)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Troponin I (Trop)SerumSST tube1.0 mL FrozenChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Uric Acid (URIC)SerumSST tube0.5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Urinalysis (UA)UrineUrine Cup5 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours

Hematology

Test NamesSample TypeCollection TubeVolumeMethodologyTurnaround Time
Complete Blood Count and Differential (CBCD)BloodLavender Top2.0 mLFlow Cytometry / MicroWithin 24 hours
Complete Blood Count (CBC) & PLTBloodLavender Top2.0 mLFlow Cytometry / MicroWithin 24 hours
Hemoglobin A1c (Hg1c)BloodLavender Top2.0 mLHPLCWithin 24 hours
Partial Thromboplastin Time (PTT)PlasmaLight Blue TopFull TubeElectro-Mechanical Clot DetectionWithin 24 hours
Prothrombin Time INR (PT)PlasmaLight Blue TopFull TubeElectro-Mechanical Clot DetectionWithin 24 hours
Reticulocyte Count (RETI)BloodLavender Top2.0 mLManual MicroscopyWithin 24 hours
Sedimentaion Rate (ESR)BloodLavender Top2.0 mLWestergrenWithin 24 hours

Endocrinology

Test NamesSample TypeCollection TubeVolumeMethodologyTurnaround Time
17-Hydroxy-Progesterone (17OHP)SerumRed Tube2.0 mLRIA3-5 Days
Cortisol (CORT)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLRIA1-2 Days
DHEA-Sulfate (DHEAS)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLImmunoassayWithin 24 hours
Estradiol (E4)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Ferritin (FERR)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Folate (FOLA)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Folate, RBC (RBCFOLA)BloodLavender Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescence1-2 Days
FSHSerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
HCGSerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
LHSerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Parathyroid Hormone (PARA)SerumSST tube1.0 mL FrozenChemiluminescence1-2 Days
Progesterone (PROG)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Prolactin (PRL)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
PSASerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
T3, Free (FT3)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
T3, Total (T3)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLImmunoassayWithin 24 hours
T3, Uptate (T3U)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLImmunoassayWithin 24 hours
T4, Total (T4)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLImmunoassayWithin 24 hours
T4, Free (FT4)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLImmunoassayWithin 24 hours
TSHSerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Testosterone, Free (FTST)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Testosterone, Free (FTST)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLRIAWithin 24 hours
Thyroglobulin Antibody (THYRA)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLImmunoassayWithin 24 hours
Thyroperoxidase Andibody (MICROSOM)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLImmunoassayWithin 24 hours
Vitamin B12 (VB12)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours
Vitamin D (VITAD)SerumSST / Red Tube1.0 mLChemiluminescenceWithin 24 hours

Toxicology

Test NamesSampleCollection TubeVolumeMethodology / Cutoff Turnaround Time
Alcohol (ETOH)UrineUrine Cup10 mLEnzyme Assay / 10 mg/dL24 hours
Amphetamines (AMPH)UrineUrine Cup10 mLKIMS / 1000 ng/mL24 hours
Barbiturates (BARB)UrineUrine Cup10 mLKIMS / 200 ng/mL24 hours
Benzodiazepines (BENZO)UrineUrine Cup10 mLKIMS / 300 ng/mL24 hours
Buprenorphine (BUP)UrineUrine Cup10 mLCEDIA / 5 ng/mL24 hours
Cocaine (COCA)UrineUrine Cup10 mLKIMS / 300 ng/mL24 hours
Fentanyl (FENT)UrineUrine Cup10 mLKIMS / 0.3 ng/mL24 hours
Methadone (METH)UrineUrine Cup10 mLKIMS / 300 ng/mL24 hours
MDMA (Ecstasy)UrineUrine Cup10 mLKIMS / 500 ng/mL24 hours
Opiates (OPIA)UrineUrine Cup10 mLKIMS / 300 ng/mL24 hours
Oxycodone (OXYCO)UrineUrine Cup10 mLEIA / 100 ng/mL24 hours
Phencyclidine (PCP)UrineUrine Cup10 mLKIMS / 25 ng/mL24 hours
Propoxyphene (PROXY)UrineUrine Cup10 mLKIMS / 300 ng/mL24 hours
Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC50)UrineUrine Cup10 mLKIMS 50 ng/mL24 hours
CEDIA = Cloned Enzyme Donor Immunoassay
KIMS = Kinetic Interaction of Microparticles in a Solution
EIA = Enzyme Immunoassay
AdulterantsSampleCollection TubeVolumeMethodologyTurnaround Time
CreatinineUrineUrine Cup1.0 mLColorimetric24 hours
NitriteUrineUrine Cup1.0 mLColorimetric24 hours
pHUrineUrine Cup1.0 mLColorimetric24 hours
Specific GravityUrineUrine Cup1.0 mLColorimetric24 hours

Microbiology & Virology

Test NamesSample TypeCollection TubeVolumeMethodologyTurnaround Time
Culture, UrineUrineSterile Urine Cup10 mLCulture1-3 days
Culture, VaginalVaginaSwabCulture1-3 days
Culture, GenitalGenitalSwabCulture1-3 days
Culture, ThroatThroatSwabCulture1-3 days
Chlamydia RNA Amplicon (CLAM-RNA)Cervix/VaginaSwab / UrineRn-RNA Probe1-3 days
Gonorrhea RNA Amplicon (GC-RNA)Cervix/VaginaSwab / UrineRn-RNA Probe1-3 days
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)SerumSST Tube1.0 mLrDNA-EIA1-2 days
Human Papillomavirus (HPV)DNAThin Prep vialFull VialNucleic Acid Hybridization< 5 days

Serology & Immunology

Test NamesSample TypeCollection TubeVolumeMethodologyTurnaround Time
Antinuclear Antibody (ANA)SerumSST tube1.0 mLChemiluminescence1-3 days
Antinuclear Antibody Titer (ANAT)SerumSST tube1.0 mLChemiluminescence1-3 days
C-Reactive Protein, High Sensitivity (CRP)SerumSST Tube1.0 mLImmunoturbidimetricWithin 24 hours
C-Reactive Protein, Non-Cardio (NC-CRP)SerumSST Tube1.0 mLImmunoturbidimetricWithin 24 hours
Gliadin Antibodies (IgA, IgG)SerumSST tube2.0 mLChemiluminescence1-3 days
Helicobacter Pylori Breath Test (UBT)BreathBreath Test Kit2 bagsIR-SpectrophotometryWithin 24 hours
Helicobacter Pylori (H Pylori) IgGSerumSST tube1.0 mLChemiluminescence1-2 days
Hepatitis A IgMSerumSST tube1.0 mLChemiluminescence1-2 days
Hepatitis B Surface AntibodySerumSST tube1.0 mLImmunoassay1-2 days
Hepatitis B Surface AntigenSerumSST tube1.0 mLImmunoassay1-2 days
Hepatitis B Core Antibody IgMSerumSST tube1.0 mLImmunoassay1-2 days
Hepatitis C AntibodySerumSST tube1.0 mLChemiluminescence1-2 days
Hepatitis C ViralPlasmaLavender tube4.0 mLPCR3-5 days
Herpes Simplex 1,2 (IgG)SerumSST tube1.0 mLImmunoassay1-2 days
Measles IgG (RUBEOG)SerumSST tube1.0 mLChemiluminescence1-3 days
Mono Test (MONO)SerumSST Tube1.0 mLLatex AgglutinationWithin 24 hours
Mumps IgG (MUMPG)SerumSST tube1.0 mLChemiluminescence1-3 days
Rheumatoid Factor (RF)SerumSST Tube1.0 mLLatex AgglutinationWithin 24 hours
Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR)SerumSST Tube1.0 mLCharcoal AgglutinationWithin 24 hours
Rubella IgG (RUBEG)SerumSST Tube1.0 mLMEIA1-3 days
Varicella IgG (VARIG)SerumSST Tube1.0 mLMEIA1-3 days
MEIA = Microparticle Enzyme Immunoassay

Trace Elements

Test NamesSample TypeCollection TubeVolumeMethodologyTurnaround Time
Magnesium, RBCRed Blood CellsLavender Tube2.0 mLAtomic Absorption2-3 days
Zinc, RBCRed Blood CellsLavender Tube2.0 mLAtomic Absorption2-3 days
ZincSerumRoyal Blue Tube2.0 mLAtomic Absorption2-3 days
SeleniumSerumRoyal Blue Tube2.0 mLAtomic Absorption2-3 days
CopperSerumRoyal Blue Tube2.0 mLAtomic Absorption2-3 days

Pathology & Cytology

Test NamesSample TypeCollection TubeVolumeMethodologyTurnaround Time
Biopsy Level 3TissueBiopsy vialMicroscopy2-5 days
Biopsy Level 4TissueBiopsy vialMicroscopy2-5 days
Human Papillomavirus (HPV)TissueThin Prep vialFull VialNucleic Acid Hybridization< 5 days
Thin PrepTissueThin Prep vialFull VialNucleic Acid Hybridization2-4 days

Panels

Test NamesSample TypeCollection TubeVolumeMethodologyTurnaround Time
Basic Metabolic Panel (BASI2)SerumSST Tube2.0 mLVariableWithin 24 hours
Comprehensive Panel (COMP2)SerumSST Tube3.0 mLVariableWithin 24 hours
Drug Screen Panel 5 (TPANEL5)UrineUrine Cup10 mLVariableWithin 24 hours
Drug Screen Panel 10 (TPANEL10)UrineUrine Cup10 mLVariableWithin 24 hours
Drug Screen Panel 12 (TPANEL12)UrineUrine Cup10 mLVariableWithin 24 hours
Electrolyte Panel (ELEC)SerumSST Tube2.0 mLVariableWithin 24 hours
Hepatic Function (HEPAF2)SerumSST Tube2.0 mLVariableWithin 24 hours
Iron Panel (IRONP)SerumSST Tube2.0 mLVariableWithin 24 hours
Hepatitis Panel, Acute (HEPAP2)SerumSST Tube3.0 mLVariable1-2 days
Lipid Panel with reflex to Direct LDL (LIPIPR)SerumSST Tube2.0 mLVariableWithin 24 hours
Lipid Panel with Calculated LDL (LIPIP)SerumSST Tube2.0 mLVariableWithin 24 hours
Pre-Natal Panel (PREN)SerumSST Tube2.0 mLVariableWithin 24 hours
Renal Function Panel (RENAL)SerumSST Tube2.0 mLVariableWithin 24 hours