Lithium


Test Information

Test Name

Lithium

Synonyms

Li; LiCO3

Department

Biochemistry

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

PLBOP; PLR

Turn Around Time

1 day


Collection Information

Patient Requestable

Yes

Preparation

  • Collect 12hrs post dose
  • Note last dose details

Processing Information

Registration Code

LI

Site Specific Notes

- Waikato

Process in PLBOP Biochemistry

- Tauranga

Process inhouse Biochemistry

- Whakatane

Process in PLBOP Biochemistry

- Rotorua

Process inhouse Biochemistry

- Taupo

Process in PLBOP Biochemistry


Methodology

Sample Storage

Fridge

Sample Stability

1 week

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

john.woodford@pathlab.co.nz