Direct Bilirubin


Test Information

Test Name

Direct Bilirubin

Synonyms

Conjugated Bilirubin

Department

Biochemistry

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

All

Turn Around Time

1 Day


Collection Information

Patient Requestable

Yes

Preparation

  • Light protection - Foil Wrap the sample

Processing Information

Registration Code

DBIL

Notes

For Paediatric Bilirubin/SBR, register BILI & DBIL (Direct & total bilirubin)

Alternative Specimen

Lithium Heparin


Methodology

Sample Stability

3 days when protected from light

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

john.woodford@pathlab.co.nz