Container: Serum (Gold top)

Sample type: Serum

Test name: SHBG a.k.a. Sex Hormone Binding Globulin

Condition / Indication: Endocrine

Special precautions & notes: If testosterone is also requested on the same sample as SHBG the result includes calculated Free Androgen Index (Females) and calculated Free Testosterone (Males)

Reference range: Note new reference ranges from 14/11/22: Male: 13 – 90 nmol/L; Female: 17 – 136 nmol/L

Container: Serum (Gold top)

Ideal volume (mL): 5 mL

Referred outside NBT for analysis? No

Discipline: Clinical Biochemistry

Section: Automated Laboratory

Turnaround time: 7 days