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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Clinical Biochemistry

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Chloride (Sweat)

Also known as: Cl-

Specimen requirements

Sample type: Sweat (PCR tube)

Collection requirements: No special requirements

Cost

Price on application

Turnaround time

Please see Turnaround times

Analytical method

Coulometry

Analysis undertaken at these site(s)

John Radcliffe Hospital

Reference intervals

Please see: Guidelines for the Performance of the Sweat Test for the Investigation of Cystic Fibrosis in the UK (pdf)