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Clinical Biochemistry

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Renin

Also known as: PRA

Specimen requirements

Sample type: Plasma (EDTA)

Collection requirements: Specimen must be separated and frozen within six hours of collection. Plasma potassium must be at least 3.0 mmol/L for accurate interpretation of results.

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

Clinical interpretation included on report.

Male

Clinical interpretation included on report.