Erythropoietin


Test Information

Test Name

Erythropoietin

Synonyms

EPO

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

2 weeks


Collection Information

Preparation

  • Specimens are best collected between 0730 and 1200 or at the same time of day when monitoring a patient.

Processing Information

Registration Code

ERYT

Alternative Specimen

Heparin; Plain tube


Methodology

Interpretations

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Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Send Away Volume

> 1mL serum

Send Away Transport

Frozen

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