CSF Lactate

NameCSF Lactate
Tube TypeFluoride (Grey Top Tube)
Reporting Unitsmmol/L
Reference Range<3 days
3 days – 10 days
11 days – 18 years
18+ years
1.1 – 6.7
1.1 – 4.4
1.1 – 2.8
1.1 – 2.4
Analytical Range0.2 – 155
AvailabilityNDDH (24/7)
Target turnaround time2 hours
Special requirements & notesCSF collection kits available from MAU
Patient preparationN/A
Volume required1 ml
If delayed transport to lab, store:N/A
Factors affecting result interpretation
Time limit for add on testN/A
Pathology disciplineBiochemistry
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Last updated: July 30, 2019