Vitamin C
Investigation : Vitamin C
Turnaround : <28 days

A fasting sample is preferred, following an overnight (16h) fast. Blood is taken into a lithium heparin plasma tube, although EDTA is acceptable. Notify duty biochemist prior to sending.

Additional information on Vitamin C and its clinical use can be found here: Vitamin C.

This analysis is not performed by this laboratory. For local users of these laboratory services, please send your sample to the laboratory and it will be sent to a reference laboratory for analysis.
Assays for Plasma Vitamin C are sent here.

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