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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Clinical Biochemistry

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Creatinine

Specimen requirements

Sample type: Plasma (Lithium Heparin)

Collection requirements: No special requirements

Cost

Price on application

Turnaround time

Please see Turnaround times

Analytical method

Spectrophotometry

Analysis undertaken at these site(s)

  • John Radcliffe Hospital
  • Churchill Hospital
  • Horton General Hospital

Reference intervals

Female

< 1 year: 30 - 48 µmol/L
1 - 4 years: 31 - 52 µmol/L
5 - 9 years: 36 - 60 µmol/L
10 - 13 years: 46 - 70 µmol/L
14 - 19 years: 51 - 81 µmol/L
> 19 years: 49 - 90 µmol/L

Male

< 1 year: 30 - 48 µmol/L
1 - 4 years: 31 - 52 µmol/L
5 - 9 years: 46 - 63 µmol/L
10 - 13 years: 46 - 71 µmol/L
14 - 19 years: 54 - 92 µmol/L
> 19 years: 64 - 104 µmol/L