Sample type: Plasma
Test name: Cholestanol
Condition / Indication: Cerebrotendinous Xanthomatosis.
Special precautions & notes: None.
Reference range: Rarely indicated test. Reference range 3-16 μmol/L.
Container: Li heparin (green top)
Alternative container: Serum (Gold top)
Ideal volume (mL): 1 mL
Referred outside NBT for analysis? Yes
Discipline: Clinical Biochemistry
Section: Biochemical Genetics
Turnaround time: 21 days
Referral location: Institute of Child Health - UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH