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Make a Remote Laboratory Request

To request laboratory tests after a remote consult, you can email the laboratory request form to labrequest@sclabs.canterbury.digitalmachine.co.nz. Your patient can then present at any Canterbury SCL collection centre and the form will be available in our system.

Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsies (FNA)

Dear Colleagues,During COVID response Level 3 and 4 Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsies (FNA) were restricted to cases to confirm malignancy. Under Level 2 we will now also accept FNA referrals for patients in whom ruling out malignancy is required.From Wednesday May 20th, FNA is available for patients to confirm / rule out malignancy. Example: Thyroid nodules, salivary […]