Vitamin B6


Test Information

Test Name

Vitamin B6

Synonyms

Pyridoxine-5-phosphate, Pyridoxal Phosphate

Preferred Specimen

EDTA (Whole blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

4 weeks


Collection Information

Availability

Testing is only performed following approval by a Chemical Pathologist (clinical information is required); or paid $85.00

Preparation

  • Foil wrap samples

Processing Information

Registration Code

VIB6

Notes

  • DO NOT centrifuge; FREEZE whole blood
  • Protect from light

Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Canterbury Health Laboratory (via WHL)

Send Away Transport

Frozen

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