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Alpha-Subunit Glycoprotein Hormone

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Due to the limited utility of this test, it will only be performed when adequate clinical details are supplied.

Indicated in the investigation of some pituitary tumours.  

Note: This test is not performed in Victoria.

Laboratory:
Referred Test
Test Code:
ASG
Specimen types:
Serum
Container types:
Plain Tube with gelPlain Tube with gel
Collection Instructions:
Transport specimen at Room Temperature to lab
Sample haemolysis may make this test unreportable
Minimum Adult Volume:
2 mL
Paediatric Minimum Volume:
1 mL
Laboratory Use Only

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"THE ART OF CCCCOLLECTION"

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