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ID:296 Liver function tests (LFT)
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DescriptionALT, Alkaline phosphatase, albumin, bilirubin. Use Gold top (serum gel) tube except for Intensive care units, renal unit, transplant unit, patients on IV heparin (use Green/Yellow top tube for these patients).
Indication
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
InterpretationSee individual tests.

DepartmentBiochemistry
SampleBlood
TubeSerum or Heparin
Tube Picture
Collection ConditionsNo restrictions.
Min. Vol1mL
Freq.Daily

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range NotesSee individual tests.
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TATRefer to Website
IP Routine TATRefer to Website
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TATRefer to Website
Turnround CommentMinimum retest interval = 36 hours

Originally edited by : MC. Review due on 21/06/2017 11:52:22. Published By S.BENNETT on 21/06/2016 11:52:22.