Sex Hormone Binding Globulin


Test Information

Test Name

Sex Hormone Binding Globulin

Synonyms

SHBG

Preferred Specimen

SST

Testing Location

PLW; Referral


Collection Information

Patient Requestable

Yes


Processing Information

Registration Code

SHBG

Notes

See individual site instruction

Site Specific Notes

- Waikato

Referral to Waikato Hospital Laboratory

- Tauranga

Process in PLW Biochemsitry

- Whakatane

Process in PLW Biochemistry

- Rotorua

Hospital request process in PLW Biochemistry; Community request referral to Waikato Hospital Laboratory

- Taupo

Hospital request process in PLW Biochemistry; Community request referral to Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Alternative Specimen

Lithium Heparin


Methodology

Sample Storage

Fridge

Sample Stability

1 week

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

john.woodford@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

External Lab Website