TPMT


Test Information

Test Name

TPMT

Synonyms

Thiopurine Methyl Transferase RBC

Preferred Specimen

EDTA x 3 (Whole blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

2 weeks


Processing Information

Registration Code

TPMT

Notes

  • DO NOT centrifuge; whole blood required
  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required
  • Serum, clotted, lysed or frozen samples are unsuitable for testing

Methodology

Interpretations

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Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Canterbury Health Laboratory (via WHL)

External Lab Website