Beta HCG


Test Information

Test Name

Beta HCG

Synonyms

HCG; Human Chorionic Gonadotropin, Serum pregnancy test; Ectopic pregnancy test

Department

Biochemistry

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

All

Turn Around Time

1 Day


Collection Information

Patient Requestable

Yes


Processing Information

Registration Code

HCG

Alternative Specimen

Lithium Heparin; Plain tube


Methodology

Sample Storage

Fridge

Sample Stability

3 Days

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

john.woodford@pathlab.co.nz