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ID:801 Prednisolone
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DescriptionThe adequacy of prednisolone therapy is normally assessed by monitoring the disease being treated. However, measuring serum concentrations may be valuable when compliance or absorption is questioned.
Indication
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
Interpretation

DepartmentBlood Sciences
SampleSerum
TubeSerum Gel
Tube Picture
Collection ConditionsBlood sample should be taken 2-3 hours after oral ingestion
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Ref. Range Notes No reference range, analysis is checking compliance only
Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT1 week
IP Routine TAT1 week
GP Acute TAT1 week
GP Routine TAT1 week
Turnround CommentMs Jackie Donovan:j.donovan@rbht.nhs.uk

Originally edited by : JHB. Review due on 17/10/2017. Published By on 17/10/2017.