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Metanephrine - Plasma

Ordering information:

If the result is required urgently, this must be discussed with the laboratory. Clinical notes are essential.

Alternate names:
Plasma Metanephrine
Referred Test
Test Code:
Specimen types:
Container types:
Lithium heparin no gelLithium heparin no gel
Collection Instructions:
Transport specimen at Room Temperature to lab
Minimum Adult Volume:
2 mL
Paediatric Minimum Volume:
1 mL
Reference Interval:

Normetadrenaline (free) <900 pmol/L

Metadrenaline (free) <500 pmol/L

Laboratory Use Only
Storage Instructions:

Spin, separate and freeze plasma.


Laboratory Notes:

Results: 9496 3100

External Laboratory:
Austin Pathology
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