Tube Type
EDTA (Lavender top)
Plain – (Tan top)
Reporting UnitsN/A
Reference RangeN/A
Analytical RangeN/A
AvailabilityNDDH (Mon-Fri)
Target turnaround time4 days
Special requirements & notesAdhere to sampling procedure.
Samples to be taken in phlebotomy only.
Patient preparationN/A
Volume required1 tube of each type: pre-warmed
If delayed transport to lab, store:Send to laboratory immediately – notify lab
Factors affecting result interpretationImproper sample handling
Time limit for add on testN/A
Pathology disciplineBiochemistry
‘Lab Tests Online’ link
Posted in Assay.

Last updated: July 23, 2019