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Blood Test Information


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Test Code: COB

Special instructions
Must be received in lab within 4 hours of collection.
Chromium may be analysed from the same sample if required.

Tube type: Trace Element

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

Reference range
1.7 - 6.8


Turnaround Time
14 days

Department: Biochemistry

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


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