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ID:939 Glutathione peroxidase
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DescriptionA marker of selenium status that is less affected by inflammation than serum selenium. Not routinely available. Please contact the lab to discuss indications for testing.
IndicationNot routinely available. Please contact the lab to discuss indications for testing. Persistently low serum selenium particularly if CRP is raised.
Additional Info
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna
InterpretationLow activity is suggestive of selenium deficiency.

DepartmentBiochemistry
SampleBlood
TubeEDTA (Haem)
Tube Picture
Collection ConditionsPlease only send samples mon-weds.
Min. Vol0.5mL
Freq.

Ref. Range (Male)15-50
Ref. Range (Female)15-50
Ref. Range (Paed)
Ref. Range Notes
Unitsiu/g (Hb)
IP Acute TAT- Not Defined -
IP Routine TAT- Not Defined -
GP Acute TAT- Not Defined -
GP Routine TAT- Not Defined -
Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : RB. Review due on 16/12/2014 14:07:19. Published By RB on 16/12/2013 14:07:19.