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Red Cell Reduced Glutathione


Blood
Test performed by: LabPLUS Special Haematology


NOTE: Requests must be from or approved by a Haematologist, otherwise requests will be rejected.

Glutathione or Serum Glutathione levels are not available at LabPlus.

Test performed by the Special Haematology laboratory: (Ext 22065) .
For results, use ward computer or phone Lablink:   22000 or (09) 307-8995 or 0800 522 758 .

  • 10 day prior notice is essential, due to the chemicals required, Please contact the Haematology laboratory on Ext 22065.    
  • Test performed Monday to Friday, but must be received before noon on Friday.


    Specimen Collection


    EDTA4 mL EDTA Blood
    Heparin5 mL Heparin Blood
    Reference Intervals
    Units: mmol/L red cells
    Age RangeEither Sex
    All2.3 - 3.4[1]

    [1] Coefficient of variation:       4.0% in normal range

    Turnaround Time: Within 2 days

    Test performed Monday to Friday, but must be received before noon on Friday.


    Diagnostic Use and Interpretation

    See:

    Pyrimidine-5-nucleotidase


    Contact Information

    For further information contact the Special Haematology laboratory (Ext 22065) or:

    Dr Anna Ruskova                                   Ext 22137
    Dr Louisa Stone                                   Ext 22062 
    Dr Peter Bradbeer                                             Ext 22062    



    Last updated at 09:21:41 07/02/2023