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Parathyroid Hormone

Also known as: PTH, Intact PTH, Parathormone

Specimen requirements

Sample type: Plasma (EDTA)

Collection requirements: Specimen must be separated and frozen within 36 hours of collection


Price on application

Turnaround time

Please see Turnaround times

Analytical method


Analysis undertaken at these site(s)

  • John Radcliffe Hospital
  • Churchill Hospital

Reference intervals


<17 years: 1.6 - 7.2 pmol/L
>17 years: 3.0 - 12.0 pmol/L


<17 years: 1.6 - 7.2 pmol/L
>17 years: 3.0 - 12.0 pmol/L