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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Clinical Biochemistry

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SHBG

Also known as: Sex Hormone Binding Globulin

Specimen requirements

Sample type: Serum (Serum)

Collection requirements: No special requirements

Cost

Price on application

Turnaround time

Please see Turnaround times

Analytical method

Immunoassay

Analysis undertaken at these site(s)

John Radcliffe Hospital

Reference intervals

Female

Up to 4 weeks: 14 - 120 nmol/L
4 weeks - 11 months: 36 - 229 nmol/L
1 - 6 years: 42 - 189 nmol/L
7 - 9 years: 26 - 162 nmol/L
10 - 11 years: 15 - 108 nmol/L
12 - 13 years: 11 - 98 nmol/L
14 - 15 years: 10 - 84 nmol/L
16 - 17 years: 11 - 154 nmol/L
18 - 49 years: 34 - 148 nmol/L
>49 years: 16 - 118 nmol/L

Male

Up to 4 weeks: 14 - 120 nmol/L
4 weeks - 11 months: 36 - 229 nmol/L
1 - 6 years: 42 - 189 nmol/L
7 - 9 years: 26 - 162 nmol/L
10 - 11 years: 15 - 108 nmol/L
12 - 13 years: 11 - 98 nmol/L
14 - 17 years: 10 - 50 nmol/L
>17 years: 14 - 78 nmol/L