Mannose Binding Lectin

Sample type: Serum

Test name: Mannose Binding Lectin a.k.a. Mannan binding lectin

Condition / Indication: Rarely indicated test

Special precautions & notes: May be useful in recurrent infections in childhood or during chemotherapy.

Reference range: Age 0-5 years: 0.6 - 4.0 mg/L, Over 5 years: 1.0 - 4.0 mg/L.

Container: Serum (Gold top)

Ideal volume (mL): 2 mL

Referred outside NBT for analysis? Yes

Discipline: Immunology

Turnaround time: 14 days

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Referral location: Protein Reference Unit, P.O Box 894, Sheffield, S5 7YT