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Tube type: Blank

Special instructions
Contact lab for tube. Clinical indication MUST be provided.
Sent away

Reference range
See report or contact lab

Turnaround Time
1 day

Department: Biochemistry

Clinical Application
The lactate:pyruvate ratio is now regarded as outdated and of very limited use. Only available if advised by metaboloic/endocrinology paediatrician in Bristol (UBHT NEVER do this test).


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