PTH (Parathyroid Hormone)


Analytical Range:
0.2 - 530 pmol/L

Time Limit for Add on Tests:
8 hours (1 day if separated)

Target Turnaround time:
1 working day

Further Information from LabTestsOnline

Tube Type:
Serum (Gold Top)

North Devon District Hospital (Mon-Fri)

Reference Range:
1.6 - 6.9 pmol/L

Labile: please separate serum from cells and store refrigerated

Patient preparation:
If taking supplements which may contain Biotin (Vitamin B7), do not take in the 8 hours prior to blood test - they may contain agents which affect the analysis

Last updated: December 3, 2020