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DescriptionVitamin K is a fat soluble compound important in the hepatic synthesis of clotting factors.
IndicationIMPORTANT: Vitamin K is light sensitive, protect from strong light at all times. 2mL of serum required. NB. Assay is run weekly. Allow requests from Dr Barth.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary RequirementsIdeally overnight fasting sample is required.
Interpretation

DepartmentBiochemistry
SampleBlood
TubeSerum Gel
Tube Picture
Collection ConditionsProtect sample from strong light at all times. Ideally overnight fasting sample is required.
Min. Vol5 ml
Freq.Referred to external laboratory

Ref. Range (Male)
Ref. Range (Female)
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range Notes0.15-1.55ug/L
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT10 days
IP Routine TAT10 days
GP Acute TAT10 days
GP Routine TAT10 days
Turnround CommentDavid Card:david.card@viapath.co.uk

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