POCT Pregnancy Testing

This programme is administered by Weqas Laboratory EQA services, samples are distributed to Medical Laboratory and Point of Care testing sites for EQA analysis.

Urine Pregnancy

Three samples of liquid human urine covering an appropriate physiological range are distributed bi-monthly. Donations from pregnant/non pregnant volunteers are prepared and distributed as 1mL aliquots. Increased volume dispensed into wide neck tubes is available to those participants using wick based assay systems, participants can submit both quantitative and qualitative results.

Frequency: Monthly

Samples per set: 3 x 1mL

Pregnancy Programme
AnalyteApprox. Range Covered
Urine hCG0 - 100,000IU/L
Serum hCG5 - 120,000IU/L

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