Pathology tests directory

Our tests directory below includes information to support you to take and submit blood transfusion, chemical pathology, haematology, immunology, bacteriology, virology and other microbiology tests.

All testing is performed within the trust unless otherwise stated.  If the required test is not listed, please contact the microbiology laboratory for guidance.

Please note: when printed, this information is only valid on the day of printing.

Reference ranges given are for general guidance. Results falling outside the reference range do not necessarily indicate underlying pathology. 

Where a colour is given for the top of a sample tube, this applies only to adult size Vacutainer® tubes. Paediatric size and other manufacturers use different colour coding. 

Key Staff

  • Jayne Barmby, Pathology Service Manager, Tel : 020 8296 2976 (St Helier) or  01372 735287 (Epsom), Email:

Please contact the laboratory if you need advice regarding paediatric specimens.


Alternate name

Estradiol, E2



Volume level


Bottle top colour


Bottle / container

Photo of Oestradiol

Turn around time

1 day

Time limit

1 week

Available out of hours



Chemical Pathology

Reference range

Male: >190 pmol/L. Female: Follicular: 40 – 600 pmol/L Female: Mid Cycle: 530 – 1930 pmol/L Female: Luteal: 120 – 720 pmol/L Female: Post-menopausal: <140 pmol/L

Lab address

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