TEST

CODE

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENT

VACUTAINER

BILLING

LOC

ZARONTIN

See ETHOSUXIMIDE

ZARO

 

 

 

 

ZIKA VIRUS, SEROLOGY

RPHL

Serum

Centrifuge

Store and transport refrigerated

Note: Hemolysed, icteric, lipemic or microbially contaminated sera is not recommended for testing

TAT - 3 weeks

YELLOW SST

N/C

PHL

ZINC

 

ZNC

Serum

Allow blood to clot for 30 minutes at room temp

Centrifuge and separate

Transfer an aliquot of serum to a new labelled Royal Blue top tube (without additive) cap tightly

Store and transport refrigerated

TAT – 2 days

ROYAL BLUE

without additive

OHIP

LL

ZINC

 

URINE-RANDOM TEST NO LONGER AVAILABLE

 

 

 
ZINC RCML

24 Hour Urine (Acid Washed Container)

*Order Acid Washed Container from Main Lab as required.

Submit 7mL of urine in a labelled ROYAL BLUE top tube (WITHOUT ADDITIVE)

State total 24-hour volume on the OHIP Requisition and on the specimen container

Retain a duplicate 90mL urine sample in the fridge until test is reported

Store and ship refrigerated

TAT – 1-2 weeks

  OHIP LL
ZINC, RBC RCML

Red Cells

Centrifuge within 2 hours of collection.

Remove the plasma, buffy coat layer and a little of the red cells and place into an empty tube, cap and discard.

Keep the RED CELLS in the original Royal Blue tube. Ensure the cap is replaced tightly.

Store and transport refrigerated.

TAT -- 1-2 weeks

ROYAL BLUE with K2EDTA $50.00 LL

ZINC PROTOPORPHYRINS

ZPP

Whole Blood

Do not centrifuge

For Main Lab: Collect Mon-Wed and Thursday before 11 AM.

For all other collection facilities (including physician offices), collect Mon-Wed ONLY.

TAT – 15 days

ROYAL BLUE

with K2EDTA

$40.00

LL

ZOLOFT

See SERTRALINE

RCML

 

 

 

 

ZOSTER ANTIBODY

(VARICELLA ANTIBODY)

(VARICELLA ZOSTER ANTIBODY)

See CHICKEN POX

VARI

Blood

 

 

 

ZOSTER ANTIBODY

(VARICELLA ANTIBODY)

(VARICELLA ZOSTER ANTIBODY)

See CHICKEN POX, CULTURE

VARI

Swab

 

 

 

ZYPREXA

See OLANZAPINE

RCML

 

 

 

 

1,25-DIHYDROXY

(25-HYDROXYVITAMIN D)

(VITAMIN D)

(CALCITRIOL)

See SECTION D3

VITD

 

 

 

 

5-HIAA

(5-HYDROXYINDOL

ACETIC ACID)

(HYDROXYINDOLE)

(SEROTONIN METABOLITE)

See SECTION H1

5HAAA

 

 

 

 

5-HYDROXYTRYPTAMINE

(SEROTONIN)

See SECTION H1

SEROT

 

 

 

 

7-DEHYDROCHOLESTEROL

(7DHC)

See SECTION D1

7DE

HYDRO

 

 

 

 

11-DEOXYCORTISOL

See SECTION D1

11–DEOXY

 

 

 

 

17-OH STEROIDS

(17-HYDROXY CORTICOSTEROIDS)

See SECTION H1

24OH

 

 

 

 

17-OH PROGESTERONE

(PREGNANETRIOL)

(17-HYDROXY PROGESTERONE)

See SECTION H1

17HP

 

 

 

 

17-KGS

(17-KETOGENIC STEROIDS)

See SECTION K1

RCML

 

 

 

 

17-KS

(17 KETOSTEROIDS, TOTAL)

See SECTION K1

17KET

 

 

 

 

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