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ID:691 Sulphonylurea (urine)
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DescriptionHypoglycaemic drugs
IndicationDifferential diagnosis of hypoglycaemia.
Additional InfoThis assay will detect the common sulphonylureas (glibenclamide, glipzide, gliclazide and tolbutamide).
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

InterpretationPresence of a sulphonylurea may explain hypoglycaemia.

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Ref. Range Notes Positive or Negative
Units - Not Defined -


IP Acute TAT2 weeks
IP Routine TAT2 weeks
GP Acute TAT2 weeks
GP Routine TAT2 weeks
Turnround CommentDr G Wark:gwen.wark@nhs.net
Originally edited by : . Last edited on 17/10/2017. Published By on 17/10/2017.