Metanephrine (Plasma)


Test Information

Test Name

Metanephrine (Plasma)

Synonyms

Normetanephrines, Metadrenaline, Normetadrenaline, Pheochromocytoma Screen, 3 Methoxytyramine; Catecholamine metabolites

Preferred Specimen

Heparin x 2

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

6 weeks


Processing Information

Registration Code

META

Notes

  • Keep on ice, separate and freeze within 4 hours

Alternative Specimen

EDTA


Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

Send Away Transport

Frozen

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