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Metadrenalines Plasma

Alternative Names:Metanephrines Plasma
Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:PLMETS
Specimen Types:Serum
Plasma
Container Types:
SST
Lithium Heparin (with Gel)
Lithium Heparin (without Gel)
Adults Volume or Mass:6 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:Collect on Ice

Preferred specimen collected when patient is supine.

Transport Instructions between Sites and/or Laboratories:On Ice
Send to lab immediately
Assay Frequency:Twice weekly
External Laboratory:Monash Pathology
Additional Notes:

 

 

Note Plasma Metanephrines Test - includes metanephrine, normetanephrine and 3-methoxytyramine