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Free Fatty Acids

Ordering information:

Please note the patient will receive an account for $60.25 from VCGS for this test,and a partial rebate may be claimed back from Medicare. For further details regarding this, please contact VCGS directly.

Laboratory:
Referred Test
Specimen types:
Plasma
Container types:
Fluoride/oxalate tube (grey)Fluoride/oxalate tube (grey)
Collection Instructions:
Transport specimen at Room Temperature to lab

Spin, seperate and freeze plasma.

Transport frozen.

Minimum Adult Volume:
2 mL
Frequency:
As required
Result Turnaround Time:
3-4 weeks
Laboratory Use Only

SPECIMEN COLLECTION MODULE (SCM) FAQs - CLICK HERE

 

CLICK HERE for a consent form to perform tests not covered by Medicare

TURN AROUND TIMES - When will my result be available?

CLICK HERE for Minimum Labelling Requirements

CLICK HERE for a printable Pathology request form

CLICK HERE for a Log sheet for recording Pathology results

"THE ART OF CCCCOLLECTION"

PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE PREFERRED ORDER OF DRAW