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Sample Referrals

Please use the menu on the left to read our acceptance criteria, the required sample types and guidance on transport and delivery before submitting samples for testing.

For molecular pathology of solid tumours:

In addition:

  • Samples to be exported to other laboratories must be accompanied by either our standard export form or our  biochemical export form.
  • High risk samples must be clearly labelled as such with the specific risk identified where appropriate.
  • Samples to be tested for a diagnosis of Huntington Disease must be accompanied by an HD consent form. Presymptomatic tests should be referred through a Genetics Centre.
  • Samples for rare disease testing must be accompanied by a rare disease form.
  • Samples to be tested for mutation screening of the NF2 gene must be accompanied by a clinical questionnaire.
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