Cyanide


Test Information

Test Name

Cyanide

Preferred Specimen

Fluoride (Whole Blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

1 week


Collection Information

Main Lab Only

Yes

Preparation

  • Collect on ice

Processing Information

Registration Code

CYAN

Notes

  • DO NOT centrifuge; whole blood required
  • Freeze WHOLE BLOOD within 4 hours of collection
  • Suitable for environmental monitoring

Methodology

Interpretations

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Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Canterbury Health Laboratory (via WHL)

Send Away Transport

Frozen

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