Sample type: Serum
Test name: Macroprolactin confirmation
Condition / Indication: Macroprolactin complex causing falsely high serum prolactin measurements.
Special precautions & notes: None.
Reference range: Reference range quoted on report provided by referral laboratory.
Container: Serum (Gold top)
Ideal volume (mL): 2 mL
Referred outside NBT for analysis? Yes
Discipline: Clinical Biochemistry
Turnaround time: 3 weeks
Referral location: Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Immunology, Box 232, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ