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ID:136 Neurone Specific Enolase (NSE)
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DescriptionOnly useful in the follow up of lung and neuroendocrine tumours
IndicationMonitoring/diagnosis neuroendocrine tumours (neuroblastoma, SCLC, islet cell carcinoma, APUD, melanoma)
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna


Ref. Range (Male)<12.5
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed) <10.0
Ref. Range Notes

IP Acute TAT3 days
IP Routine TAT3 days
GP Acute TAT3 days
GP Routine TAT3 days
Turnround CommentKevin
Originally edited by : JHB. Last edited on 17/10/2017. Published By DT on 17/10/2017.