R U H Bath, return to home page

Pathology Departments Requesting & Reporting Blood Test Information Phlebotomy Guide Contact us
Blood Sciences

Blood Test Information

Protein electrophoresis
(a.k.a EPS, myeloma screen, electrophoresis)
minimum sample volume required ~ 5ml

  back to assay index

Special instructions
For initial myeloma screen, please send early morning urine sample for Bence Jones Protein (BJP) analysis.

Minimum retesting interval
Test should not be repeated within 18 days

Reference range


Turnaround Time
10 days

Department: Biochemistry

Clinical Application

Please note This test is not currently accredited, as the analyser has been changed. The test has been internally verified for use and is expected to be accredited by May 2018.


back to top