Patient Preparation

The following guidelines are provided to help you understand how to prepare for your test.

Preparing properly will ensure your doctor receives the quality results required.

If you are unclear about any of the information provided, please talk to your doctor about it.

Simply click on the individual test you require information about.

24 Hour Urine Test PUB 0103
5HIAA Urine Test PUB 0180
Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Clearance Test (AAT) PUB 0083
Blood Transfusion PUB 0079
Catecholamines Urine Test PUB 0102
Faecal Occult Blood Test PUB 0282
Faeces Collection for Enteric Pathogens PUB 0007
Fasting PUB 0147
Fine Needle Biopsy (FNA) PUB 0276
Glucose Tolerance Test (GTT) PUB 0281
Hydrogen Breath Test EXT-GEN-418
Micro Urine Collection PUB 0077
Platelet Aggregation Test PUB 0169
Recommendations after Blood Collection PUB 0160
Salivary Cortisol Test PUB 0104
Semen Analysis PUB 0266
Short Synacthen Test (SST) PUB 0120
Sweat Test PUB 0646
Urea Breath Test PUB 0267
Urinary Albumin – Overnight Collection PUB 0101
Urinary Albumin – Spot Collection PUB 0075
Urine Specimens for Cytology PUB 0271
Venesection - Pre and Post PUB 0670