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Blood Test Information

Faecal Lactoferrin
(a.k.a Faecal Lactotransferrin)

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Special instructions
Faeces Sample required

Sent away to Tauton & Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

Reference range


Turnaround Time
21 days

Department: Biochemistry

Clinical Application
Lactoferrin is one of the transferrin proteins that transfer iron to cells and control the level of free iron in the blood and external secretions


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