Massachusetts General Hospital

Yawkey Oncology Laboratory (Core Lab)

 

Contact

Location: Yawkey 7th Floor, room 826
Phone: 617-643-1709

Director: Anand Dighe, M.D., Phone: 617-643-8266
Technical Director: Jennifer Hiers, Phone: 617-726-3609
Sr. Technical Director: Nancy Stanganelli, Phone: 617-724-7112
Supervisor: Li Yamagata, Phone: 617-643-1708

Lab Hours

Monday – Friday: 7:30 AM – 6:00 PM
(Closed on Holidays except for Veterans Day and Patriots Day)

Description

Criteria For Specimen Refusal

  • Specimen not labeled with patient’s name and unit number.
  • Name on specimen and requisition do not agree.
  • Specimen is more than 24 hours old.
  • Quantity Not Sufficient (QNS) for testing.
  • Specimen unsuitable for testing.
  • Improperly sealed or leaking container.
  • Two different patients received in one specimen bag.

 

Test Menu

Hematology
CBC
Differential
Retic
Urinalysis
PT
PTT
Chemistry
Serum HCG

 

 

Panels
Basic Metabolic Panel (BUN, Creatinine, Calcium, Glucose, Sodium, Potassium, Chloride, CO2)

Complete Metabolic Panel (Albumin, Alkaline phosphatase, ALT, AST, BUN, Calcium, Sodium, Potassium, Chloride, CO2, Creatinine, Glucose, Tbili, Total protein)

Hepatic (Liver) Panel (Albumin, Alkaline Phosphatase, Tbili, Dbili, Total Protein, ALT, AST)

Renal Panel (BMP, Alb, Phos)

Individual Tests

Albumin
Alkaline Phosphatase
AST
Amylase
Direct Bili
Total Bili
BUN
Calcium
Creatinine Kinase
Chloride

CO2
Creatinine
LDH
Lipase
Magnesium
Phosphorus
Potassium
Sodium
Total Protein
Uric Acid

 

Results
Results are accessible in Epic and are available by calling 617-643-1800.