Fructosamine, Plasma

Diagnostic Use

Only to be used in special cases as a test to monitor diabetes such as in patients with haemoglobinopathy or rapid turnover of red blood cells.

Haemoglobin A1c is usually the test to request

Department

Specialist Biochemistry

Delphic Registration Code

FRUC

Laboratory Handling

Laboratory

Sample to be sent to Fructosamine going to Wellington from 3/10/22

Synonyms

Glycated albumin-total protein

Turnaround Time

7 days

Test Code

5798