G6PD, Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase

NameG6PD
Tube TypePurple (EDTA)
Reporting UnitsN/A
Reference RangeDeficient, Equivocal or Normal 
AvailabilityNDDH 9:00-17:30
Target turnaround time5 days
Special requirements & notes
Patient preparation
Volume required1 tube 4ml
If delayed transport to lab, store:In refrigerator
Factors affecting result interpretationHigh red cell turnover
Time limit for add on test4 Days
Pathology disciplineHaematology
‘Lab Tests Online’ linkhttps://labtestsonline.org.uk/tests/g6pd

Last updated: May 28, 2020