HbA1c


Test Information

Test Name

HbA1c

Synonyms

Glycosylated Haemoglobin

Department

Biochemistry

Preferred Specimen

EDTA (Whole Blood)

Testing Location

PLW

Clinical Update

View Clinical Update

Collection Information

Delivery and Handling

Do not centrifuge, can be shared with CBC/ ESR


Processing Information

Registration Code

HBAC

Site Specific Notes

- Taupo

Register "IHBA" for POCT HbA1c testing (Tested on I-Stat)


Methodology

Sample Storage

Fridge

Sample Stability

1 week

Contact Information

john.woodford@pathlab.co.nz