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Blood Test Information


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Test Code: COB

Special instructions
Must be received in lab within 2 hours of collection.
Please use dark blue Metal Free Tube.
Chromium may be analysed from the same sample if required.

Sent away to University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff

Reference range
1.7 - 6.8


Turnaround Time
28 days

Department: Biochemistry

Clinical Application
Please refer to MHRA for information regarding MOM hip replacements, including reference ranges.


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