Sample type: Serum
Test name: Bilirubin
Condition / Indication: Jaundice
Special precautions & notes: Part of liver profile.
Reference range: Up to 1 yr: < 17 umol/L. 1 - 18 years: < 21 µmol/L. Adults: < 21 µmol/L.
Container: Serum (Gold top)
Ideal volume (mL): 5 mL
Referred outside NBT for analysis? No
Discipline: Clinical Biochemistry
Section: Automated Laboratory
Turnaround time: Hospital patients 4 hours; GP patients 24 hours