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Laboratory Medicine

Test Directory / PTH-related peptide

PTH-related peptide


TestPTH-related peptide
Common AbbreviationsPTHRP
Tube typeEDTA
Clinical IndicationUsed for the diagnosis and clinical management of patients suspected of hypercalcemia of malignancy.
Specimen TypeBlood
Sample typeEDTA plasma
Minimum Volume1mL
Special PrecautionsSpecific tubes required from referral laboratory. Sample must be sent to the laboratory immediately following collection
StabilityContact Referral Laboratory
Turnaround Time6 - 8 weeks
LaboratoryNorfolk and Norwich University Hospitals Colney Lane Norwich NR4 7UY 01603 289419
Reference IntervalContact Referral Laboratory
LimitationsContact Referral Laboratory
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