Aluminium

Aluminium

Sample Type: Whole Blood

Test name: Aluminium

Special Precautions & Notes: It is essential to request a Blue top lithium heparin trace elements tube from Pathology consumables (x38338).

Reference Range: In blood less than 0.4 μmol/L, (less than 2.0 in dialysis patients). In water, post reverse osmosis, less than 0.1 µmol/L

Container: Blue top Li heparin Trace elements tube.

Ideal Volume (mL): 5 mL

Referred outside NBT for analysis? No

Discipline: Clinical Biochemistry

Section: Toxicology

Turnaround Time: 14 days

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