Hydroxy-Indole Acetic Acid (5HIAA)

NameHydroxy-Indole Acetic Acid (5HIAA)
Specimen requiredUrine
Sample type and preservative24 hr Urine Container with acid (Green Top)
Volume required24 hr collection
Turnaround time14 days
NotesAbstain from avocado, tomato, banana, pineapple, plum, walnut, aubergine in 24hr prior to collection
Additional InformationPatient Instruction Leaflet
Referred from:Biochemistry (NDDH)
Referred to:Exeter
External Website:Exeter Laboratory
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Last updated: August 1, 2019