R U H Bath, return to home page

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

Blood Test Information

Cystatin C
 
minimum sample volume required ~ 5ml

  back to assay index

Special instructions
Age related reference ranges: up to 3 months <1.71 .......... 3 months to 50 years <1.0 .......... over 50 years <1.4
Sent away to King's College Hospital, London

Units
mg/L

Turnaround Time
28 days

Department: Biochemistry

Clinical Application
Cystatin C is an indicator of renal glomerular function with levels rising as kidney function and glomerular filtration rate decreases.

 
 

back to top