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Blood Sciences

Blood Test Information

Albumin
 
minimum sample volume required ~ 5ml

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Tube type: SST

Reference range
35 - 50

Units
g/L

Linked to
LFT and Calcium Group

Turnaround Time
1 day

Department: Biochemistry

Clinical Application
Main protein in blood. Elevation can be caused by venous stasis during blood collection. Low albumin may result from GI or renal loss, or reduced synthesis, as in liver disease

 
 

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