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Recent Numbered Memos

Recent Numbered Memos

Significant changes pertaining to test performance or availability, or to Administrative functions within the McLendon Clinical Laboratories and the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine are announced via departmental Numbered Memos which are distributed throughout the Hospitals and Health Care System.

These memos also will be made available at this site in Portable Document Format (.pdf files).

Micro #174 September 11, 2017 New Bacterial Swab Collection Devices
Micro #173 August 23, 2017 Change in UNCH McLendon Clinical Laboratories Reporting of Urine Cultures
Core #137 August 11, 2017 Discontinuation of Serum Acetest Testing and Replacement by Beta-hydroxybutyrate
Micro #172 August 1, 2017 Changes to CMV Quantitative PCR (Viral Load) Testing
Micro #171 July 3, 2017 New Urine Collection Devices for Urine Culture, Urinalysis and Other Laboratory Urine Testing
Core #136 June 26, 2017 Apolipoprotein B Testing
MolePath #23 June 26, 2017 TERT Promoter Mutation Test in Glioma
TMS #70 June 20, 2017 A New Platelet Product Coming to UNC Hospitals
POC #4 June 15, 2017 Discontinuation of Urine Sulfosalicylic Acid (SSA) Testing

For listings of McLendon Clinical Laboratories & Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine numbered memos see Numbered Memo Archive. For Numbered Memos prior to January 1, 2008 - contact McLendon Clinical Laboratories Administration Office

Reviewed by ivette_marrero on March 27, 2017

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

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