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Blood Test Information

minimum sample volume required ~ 5ml

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Test Code: MET

Tube type: SST

Special instructions
Please note the 14 day turnaround time refers to all samples other than high dose samples requested from William Budd ward (Oncology, RUH)

William Budd High Dose Samples
Haematology/oncology staff must inform biochemistry clinical staff, within routine working hours, of any patient on William Budd ward receiving high dose methotrexate requiring measurement of levels.
William Budd ward will be contacted directly by UBHT with the results, and this should be expected within 12 hours.

Sent away to Bristol Royal Infirmary

Reference range
See report or contact lab

Turnaround Time
7 days

Department: Biochemistry


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