List of Tests

See below for a list of tests BCL performs.
To inquire about tests not seen here, or for more information please contact us!

Clinical Chemistry

Test Names Sample Type Collection Tube Volume Methodology Turnaround Time
Alkaline Phosphatase (AP) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
ALT (SGPT) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Amylase (AMYL) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
AST (SGOT) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Bilirubin, Total (TBILI) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Bilirubin, Direct (DBILI) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Calcium, Total (CA) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Calcium, Ionized (CAI) Serum SST tube (unopened) 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence 1-2 Days
Candida Antibodies (IgG, IgA, IgM) Serum SST tube 2.0 mL ELISA 1-3 Days
Chloride (CL) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Cholesterol, Total (CHOL) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Cholesterol, High Density Lipoprotein (HDL) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Cholesterol, Low Density Lipoprotein (LDL) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
CO2 Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Creatine Kinase (CK) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Creatinine (CREA) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Gamma Glutamyl Tran (GGT) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Glucose (GLUC) Serum Gray tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Glucose Tolerance (GTT) Serum SST tube 1.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Homocysteine Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay 1-2 Days
IgA Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
IgE Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
IgG Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
IgM Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Insulin Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay Within 24 hours
Iron (Fe) Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Total Iron Binding Capacity (TIBC) Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Lactate Dehydrogenase (LDH) Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Lipase Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Magnesium (MG) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Mirco-albuminuria (MIC) Serum Urine Cup 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Occult Blood (OCCULT) Serum Stool 1-3 Cards Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Phosphate (PHOS) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Sodium/Potassium (Na/K) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Total Protein (TP) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Total Protein (TP) Urine Urine Cup 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Transferrin (TRAN) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Triglyceride (TRIG) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Troponin I (Trop) Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Frozen Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Uric Acid (URIC) Serum SST tube 0.5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Urinalysis (UA) Urine Urine Cup 5 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours

Hematology

Test Names Sample Type Collection Tube Volume Methodology Turnaround Time
Complete Blood Count and Differential (CBCD) Blood Lavender Top 2.0 mL Flow Cytometry / Micro Within 24 hours
Complete Blood Count (CBC) & PLT Blood Lavender Top 2.0 mL Flow Cytometry / Micro Within 24 hours
Hemoglobin A1c (Hg1c) Blood Lavender Top 2.0 mL HPLC Within 24 hours
Partial Thromboplastin Time (PTT) Plasma Light Blue Top Full Tube Electro-Mechanical Clot Detection Within 24 hours
Prothrombin Time INR (PT) Plasma Light Blue Top Full Tube Electro-Mechanical Clot Detection Within 24 hours
Reticulocyte Count (RETI) Blood Lavender Top 2.0 mL Manual Microscopy Within 24 hours
Sedimentaion Rate (ESR) Blood Lavender Top 2.0 mL Westergren Within 24 hours

Endocrinology

Test Names Sample Type Collection Tube Volume Methodology Turnaround Time
17-Hydroxy-Progesterone (17OHP) Serum Red Tube 2.0 mL RIA 3-5 Days
Cortisol (CORT) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL RIA 1-2 Days
DHEA-Sulfate (DHEAS) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay Within 24 hours
Estradiol (E4) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Ferritin (FERR) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Folate (FOLA) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Folate, RBC (RBCFOLA) Blood Lavender Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence 1-2 Days
FSH Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
HCG Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
LH Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Parathyroid Hormone (PARA) Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Frozen Chemiluminescence 1-2 Days
Progesterone (PROG) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Prolactin (PRL) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
PSA Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
T3, Free (FT3) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
T3, Total (T3) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay Within 24 hours
T3, Uptate (T3U) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay Within 24 hours
T4, Total (T4) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay Within 24 hours
T4, Free (FT4) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay Within 24 hours
TSH Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Testosterone, Free (FTST) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Testosterone, Free (FTST) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL RIA Within 24 hours
Thyroglobulin Antibody (THYRA) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay Within 24 hours
Thyroperoxidase Andibody (MICROSOM) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay Within 24 hours
Vitamin B12 (VB12) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours
Vitamin D (VITAD) Serum SST / Red Tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence Within 24 hours

Toxicology

Test Names Sample Collection Tube Volume Methodology / Cutoff Turnaround Time
Alcohol (ETOH) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL Enzyme Assay / 10 mg/dL 24 hours
Amphetamines (AMPH) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL KIMS / 1000 ng/mL 24 hours
Barbiturates (BARB) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL KIMS / 200 ng/mL 24 hours
Benzodiazepines (BENZO) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL KIMS / 300 ng/mL 24 hours
Buprenorphine (BUP) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL CEDIA / 5 ng/mL 24 hours
Cocaine (COCA) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL KIMS / 300 ng/mL 24 hours
Fentanyl (FENT) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL KIMS / 0.3 ng/mL 24 hours
Methadone (METH) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL KIMS / 300 ng/mL 24 hours
MDMA (Ecstasy) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL KIMS / 500 ng/mL 24 hours
Opiates (OPIA) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL KIMS / 300 ng/mL 24 hours
Oxycodone (OXYCO) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL EIA / 100 ng/mL 24 hours
Phencyclidine (PCP) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL KIMS / 25 ng/mL 24 hours
Propoxyphene (PROXY) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL KIMS / 300 ng/mL 24 hours
Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC50) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL KIMS 50 ng/mL 24 hours
CEDIA = Cloned Enzyme Donor Immunoassay
KIMS = Kinetic Interaction of Microparticles in a Solution
EIA = Enzyme Immunoassay
Adulterants Sample Collection Tube Volume Methodology Turnaround Time
Creatinine Urine Urine Cup 1.0 mL Colorimetric 24 hours
Nitrite Urine Urine Cup 1.0 mL Colorimetric 24 hours
pH Urine Urine Cup 1.0 mL Colorimetric 24 hours
Specific Gravity Urine Urine Cup 1.0 mL Colorimetric 24 hours

Microbiology & Virology

Test Names Sample Type Collection Tube Volume Methodology Turnaround Time
Culture, Urine Urine Sterile Urine Cup 10 mL Culture 1-3 days
Culture, Vaginal Vagina Swab Culture 1-3 days
Culture, Genital Genital Swab Culture 1-3 days
Culture, Throat Throat Swab Culture 1-3 days
Chlamydia RNA Amplicon (CLAM-RNA) Cervix/Vagina Swab / Urine Rn-RNA Probe 1-3 days
Gonorrhea RNA Amplicon (GC-RNA) Cervix/Vagina Swab / Urine Rn-RNA Probe 1-3 days
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Serum SST Tube 1.0 mL rDNA-EIA 1-2 days
Human Papillomavirus (HPV) DNA Thin Prep vial Full Vial Nucleic Acid Hybridization < 5 days

Serology & Immunology

Test Names Sample Type Collection Tube Volume Methodology Turnaround Time
Antinuclear Antibody (ANA) Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence 1-3 days
Antinuclear Antibody Titer (ANAT) Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence 1-3 days
C-Reactive Protein, High Sensitivity (CRP) Serum SST Tube 1.0 mL Immunoturbidimetric Within 24 hours
C-Reactive Protein, Non-Cardio (NC-CRP) Serum SST Tube 1.0 mL Immunoturbidimetric Within 24 hours
Gliadin Antibodies (IgA, IgG) Serum SST tube 2.0 mL Chemiluminescence 1-3 days
Helicobacter Pylori Breath Test (UBT) Breath Breath Test Kit 2 bags IR-Spectrophotometry Within 24 hours
Helicobacter Pylori (H Pylori) IgG Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence 1-2 days
Hepatitis A IgM Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence 1-2 days
Hepatitis B Surface Antibody Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay 1-2 days
Hepatitis B Surface Antigen Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay 1-2 days
Hepatitis B Core Antibody IgM Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay 1-2 days
Hepatitis C Antibody Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence 1-2 days
Hepatitis C Viral Plasma Lavender tube 4.0 mL PCR 3-5 days
Herpes Simplex 1,2 (IgG) Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Immunoassay 1-2 days
Measles IgG (RUBEOG) Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence 1-3 days
Mono Test (MONO) Serum SST Tube 1.0 mL Latex Agglutination Within 24 hours
Mumps IgG (MUMPG) Serum SST tube 1.0 mL Chemiluminescence 1-3 days
Rheumatoid Factor (RF) Serum SST Tube 1.0 mL Latex Agglutination Within 24 hours
Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR) Serum SST Tube 1.0 mL Charcoal Agglutination Within 24 hours
Rubella IgG (RUBEG) Serum SST Tube 1.0 mL MEIA 1-3 days
Varicella IgG (VARIG) Serum SST Tube 1.0 mL MEIA 1-3 days
MEIA = Microparticle Enzyme Immunoassay

Trace Elements

Test Names Sample Type Collection Tube Volume Methodology Turnaround Time
Magnesium, RBC Red Blood Cells Lavender Tube 2.0 mL Atomic Absorption 2-3 days
Zinc, RBC Red Blood Cells Lavender Tube 2.0 mL Atomic Absorption 2-3 days
Zinc Serum Royal Blue Tube 2.0 mL Atomic Absorption 2-3 days
Selenium Serum Royal Blue Tube 2.0 mL Atomic Absorption 2-3 days
Copper Serum Royal Blue Tube 2.0 mL Atomic Absorption 2-3 days

Pathology & Cytology

Test Names Sample Type Collection Tube Volume Methodology Turnaround Time
Biopsy Level 3 Tissue Biopsy vial Microscopy 2-5 days
Biopsy Level 4 Tissue Biopsy vial Microscopy 2-5 days
Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Tissue Thin Prep vial Full Vial Nucleic Acid Hybridization < 5 days
Thin Prep Tissue Thin Prep vial Full Vial Nucleic Acid Hybridization 2-4 days

Panels

Test Names Sample Type Collection Tube Volume Methodology Turnaround Time
Basic Metabolic Panel (BASI2) Serum SST Tube 2.0 mL Variable Within 24 hours
Comprehensive Panel (COMP2) Serum SST Tube 3.0 mL Variable Within 24 hours
Drug Screen Panel 5 (TPANEL5) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL Variable Within 24 hours
Drug Screen Panel 10 (TPANEL10) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL Variable Within 24 hours
Drug Screen Panel 12 (TPANEL12) Urine Urine Cup 10 mL Variable Within 24 hours
Electrolyte Panel (ELEC) Serum SST Tube 2.0 mL Variable Within 24 hours
Hepatic Function (HEPAF2) Serum SST Tube 2.0 mL Variable Within 24 hours
Iron Panel (IRONP) Serum SST Tube 2.0 mL Variable Within 24 hours
Hepatitis Panel, Acute (HEPAP2) Serum SST Tube 3.0 mL Variable 1-2 days
Lipid Panel with reflex to Direct LDL (LIPIPR) Serum SST Tube 2.0 mL Variable Within 24 hours
Lipid Panel with Calculated LDL (LIPIP) Serum SST Tube 2.0 mL Variable Within 24 hours
Pre-Natal Panel (PREN) Serum SST Tube 2.0 mL Variable Within 24 hours
Renal Function Panel (RENAL) Serum SST Tube 2.0 mL Variable Within 24 hours