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Tests are divided into 5 major groups: General Tests, Genetic Tests, Cardiac Tests, Specialised Tests and COVID19 Tests. Once you have selected a test you will be taken to another page to find the closest location that offers the test.

Many sites are located within medical centres that require proof of double vaccination. For a list of sites available to both vaccinated and non-vaccinated patients, please visit https://www.clinpath.com.au/covid-19/standalone-sites.

If you are unsure which test you need, please click here.

General Tests

Genetic Tests

Cardiac Tests

Specialist Tests

COVID19 Tests

General Tests


Catecholamine testing measures the amounts of these hormones in the urine and/or blood.

Chromogranin A

Chromogranin A

Cold Agglutinins

The Cold Agglutinin test helps to detect presence of auto antibodies against I/H Antigens on red cells (adult or cord cells), estimate range of reactivity at different temperature and titre of antibodies.

Abbreviation: Cold Aggluts


This is a test for the presence of cryoglobulins, which are abnormal antibody proteins.

Abbreviation: Cryoglobs

Dexamethasone suppression

The dexamethasone suppression test (DST) is used to assess adrenal gland function by measuring how cortisol levels change in response to an injection of dexamethasone.

Abbreviation: DST

Helicobacter/Urea Breath Test

This test is used for detecting the presence of bacteria called Helicobacter.

Abbreviation: HBT

Lactose Tolerance Test

The LTT tests is to detect an intolerance to lactose (Milk) products.

Abbreviation: LTT

Oral Glucose Tolerance

A two-hour, 75-gram oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT) is used to test for diabetes.

Abbreviation: OCT

Oral Glucose Tolerance (Pregnant)

A two hour, 75g oral glucose tolerance test for pregnant women


This blood test is used to evaluate fertility and ovulation in females.

Paediatric Bleeds

This test is for children older than 3 months and under 8 years of age.

Renin Aldosterone

An aldosterone/renin ratio (ARR) is a screening test to detect primary aldosteronism in high-risk, hypertensive individuals.

Abbreviation: Renin & Aldo

Vitamin C Levels

This blood test is used to evaluate Vitamin C levels and can determine if there is a vitamin C deficiency.

Abbreviation: Vit C

Quantiferon Gold

Quantiferon Gold Test (QFT) is a simple blood test that aids in the detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the bacteria which causes tuberculosis.

Abbreviation: Quant Gold

Nasopharengeal Aspirate

A Nasopharengeal Aspirate test is used to obtain nasal secretions by aspiration from the naso-pharynx, for culture of respiratory viruses

Abbreviation: NPA


Please allow 45 minutes to an hour to complete this test. Please make it known to the Clinpath staff member if you have other test such as Rennin and Aldosterone or an ECG.

Genetic Tests


Test for mutation in either of the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes.

Abbreviation: BRCA

DNA Paternity

Paternity testing.

Non-Invasive Prenatal

Non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) can detect genetic material (DNA) from the placenta in a blood test.

Abbreviation: NIPT

Cardiac Tests

Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor Fitting

Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor Fitting

Abbreviation: ABPM

Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor Removal

Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor Removal

Abbreviation: ABPM

Holter Monitor Fitting

A Holter monitor is a small, wearable device that records your heart rhythm. A fitting is required for this test.

Abbreviation: Holter monitor

Holter Monitor Removal

A Holter monitor is a small, wearable device that records your heart rhythm. The monitor will be removed 24 hours after a fitting.

Abbreviation: Holter monitor


An ECG (which stands for electrocardiogram) is a test that measures the electrical pulses that trigger your heartbeat.

Abbreviation: ECG

Specialised Tests


A test to detect the presence of an elevated level of ammonia in the blood.

Arterial blood gas

Arterial blood gas analysis is used to measure the pH and the partial pressures of oxygen and carbon dioxide in blood.

Abbreviation: ABG

Autologous Blood

Patients scheduled for non-emergency surgery may be eligible to donate blood for themselves that will be stored until the surgical procedure.

Bone Marrow

A bone marrow biopsy is a procedure frequently performed to aid in the diagnosis and staging of many blood conditions

Chain of Custody Urine Drug Screen

The chain of custody urine drug screen, is the chronological documentation or paper trail, showing the collection, transfer, receipt, analysis, storage, and disposal of the urine sample.

Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology

FNAC (fine needle aspiration cytology) is a diagnostic procedure in which a needle is inserted into lumps on your body to take out a small tissue for examination.

Abbreviation:  FNA

Growth Hormone Stimulating Test

The growth hormone (GH) stimulation test measures the ability of the body to produce this hormone.

OGTT + Hormone Growth Stimulating test

Pregnant Glucose Tolerance Test with Growth Hormone Stimulating Test.


Nutripath tests focus on gastrointestinal, endocrine, immunological, metabolic and nutritional balance.


Oncology tests focus on diagnosis and assessment of tumor biomarkers.

Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide

A Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide is a test which measures the amount of VIP in the blood.

Salivary Cortisol

Salivia contains coritsol, derived from blood. This test measures the cortisol in your salivia to provide an estimate of the form that is most active in the body.

COVID-19 Tests

Due to the COVID19 Outbreak in SA, We are no longer taking patient bookings please attend your closest centre between 0800 – 1600

Please note if you have a request form for COVID-19 Serology and are NOT experiencing flu-like symptoms you can visit any of our Collection Centres with no booking required.

Find your nearest Collection Centre Here

Mobile Services

Book a home visit for COVID19.

Aged Care

COVID19 testing available for aged care facilities.

International Travel

COVID19 Tests for International Travel

Collection Centre

COVID19 testing available at one of our specific collection centres.

Can’t find your test?

If you cannot locate your test on this page it is more than likely the test does not require a booking. In this instance please refer to the location finder page to find a Clinpath Collection Centre close to you. Alternatively for further clarification please phone our Client Services team on 8366 2000.