Glucose

NameGlucose
Tube TypeSerum (Gold top) – if within 2 hours
Fluoride (Grey top)
Reporting Unitsmmol/L
Reference Range<18 years
18+ years
3.3 – 5.6
4.1 – 5.6
Analytical Range0.11 – 83.2
AvailabilityNDDH (24/7)
Target turnaround time2 hours
Special requirements & notes
Patient preparationN/A
Volume required1 tube (4ml)
If delayed transport to lab, store:Send Fluoride (Grey top)
Factors affecting result interpretationRange applies to fasting samples
Time limit for add on testN/A
Pathology disciplineBiochemistry
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Last updated: June 6, 2019