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Blood Test Information

Cortisol Series
minimum sample volume required ~ 5ml

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Tube type: SST

Special instructions
PLEASE NOTE: As of 07.12.15, new method for serum cortisol. Results will be on average 24% lower than previously. Please contact clinical staff in biochemistry if you wish to discuss further (ext 4713/15/11).

Reference range


Turnaround Time
2 days

Department: Biochemistry

Clinical Application
Construction of cortisol day curve in patients on hydrocortisone.


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