P3NP


Test Information

Test Name

P3NP

Synonyms

P3; Procollagen 3 (N-Terminal Peptide)

Price

$70.00

Price Disclaimer

Many services are free for eligible patients. A minimum charge may apply. Prices listed are for unfunded, individual, requests. Please contact us for commercial testing.

Preferred Specimen

Extra SST

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

4 weeks


Processing Information

Registration Code

P3

Notes

  • Patients should be tested not more frequently than 3 monthly
  • Testing is usually requested in patients taking methotrexate for psoriasis, however P3NP is not specific for liver fibrosis

Site Specific Notes

- Whakatane

Frozen aliquot required

- Taupo

Frozen aliquot required

Alternative Specimen

Heparin


Methodology

Interpretations

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External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

External Lab Website