Gastrin


Test Information

Test Name

Gastrin

Preferred Specimen

Plain tube

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

2 weeks


Collection Information

Main Lab Only

Yes

Preparation

  • Fasting overnight (10-12hours) required
  • Send to lab ASAP

Processing Information

Registration Code

GAST

Notes

  • Must be separated and freeze within 1 hour
  • Grossly lipaemic and haemolysed samples should be avoided

Methodology

Interpretations

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Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Canterbury Health Laboratory (via WHL)

External Lab Website