SHBG (Sex Hormone Binding Globulin)

NameSex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG)
Tube TypeSerum (Gold top)
Reporting Unitsnmol/L
Reference RangeF   <20 y
M  <20 y
F   20 y – 49 y
M  20 y – 49 y
F   50+ y
M  50+ y
No range available
No range available
24.6 – 122
17.3 – 125
18.3 – 54.1
20.6 – 76.7
Analytical Range0.35 – 2000
AvailabilityNDDH (Mon-Fri)
Target turnaround time5 working days
Special requirements & notes
Patient preparationIf taking supplements, do not take in the 8 hours prior to blood test – may contain agents which affect the analysis
Volume required1 tube (4ml)
If delayed transport to lab, store:Centrifuged, in refrigerator
Factors affecting result interpretation
Time limit for add on test4 days
Pathology disciplineBiochemistry
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Last updated: June 6, 2019