Caeruloplasmin

Container: Serum (Gold top)

Sample type: Serum

Test name: Caeruloplasmin

Condition / Indication: Wilsons

Special precautions & notes: Please request a copper analysis as well. Caeruloplasmin is not routinely indicated in liver disease in patients over 50 years of age.

Reference range: Adult males: 0.21 - 0.4 g/L, Adult females: 0.23 - 0.6 g/L. See document below for Reference Ranges in Children (ages 0-18 years).

Container: Serum (Gold top)

Ideal volume (mL): 5 mL

Referred outside NBT for analysis? No

Discipline: Clinical Biochemistry

Section: Proteins

Turnaround time: 4 days