Albumin


Indications:

Increased in dehydration. Low levels may be due to chronic liver disease (decreased synthesis), nephrotic syndrome, protein losing enteropathy or extensive burns. Malabsorption or malnutrition may also cause hypo-albuminanaemia.

Sample Requirements:

Gold (SST)

Postal Samples Acceptable:

Yes

For further details please contact the laboratory at: lab@xxxxbiolab.co.uk