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ID:311 Bilirubin (amniotic fluid)
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DescriptionThis test is NO LONGER AVAILABLE.
IndicationPossibility of foetus having severe haemolytic crisis at birth
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
InterpretationFluid from an infant with severe haemolytic disease show a greatly increased optical density with a peak at 450-460nm - so called bilirubin bulge

DepartmentBiochemistry
SampleAmniotic fluid
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Collection Conditions
Min. Vol2 mL
Freq.

Ref. Range (Male)See note
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range Notessee Liley chart (Liley.,Am J Obs Gyn 1963; 86: 485)
Units - Not Defined -
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Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : . Review due on 29/04/2014 14:24:08. Published By on 29/04/2013 14:24:08.