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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodePORS
Method

Spectrophotometric Scan

Constituent TestsCreatinine, Urine ;
External Price$26.16(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Pre-Testing Requirements

Nil

Patient SpecimenRandom urine 10 mL- protect from light
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot InstructionsUrine 20 mL Protect from light. Fridge
Aliquot Transport to CHLFridge
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentBiochemistry - Lipids, Trace Metals
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number03 364 0332
Test AvailabilityBatched weekly
Turnaround Time1 day - 2 weeks
Reference Interval

Reference Range <0.035 umol/mmol crn

Additional Information

For adequate screening tests for porphyria we require:

Blood: 2-5 ml heparinised blood (T34)
Urine: 10-15 ml fresh random specimen
Faeces: A stool minimum 10 g (walnut size)
Specimens should be wrapped in foil, placed in a paper bag and not exposed to direct sunlight.

Delphic Number Test Number3276

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