Test Background The LFT profile includes measurement of total protein and albumin concentration as a function of anabolic liver synthesis. This allows calculation of the globulin protein fraction from which an assessment of systemic immune involvement or haematological malignancy may be inferred.
Clinical Indications Assessment and monitoring of liver impairment.
Reference Range 19-35 g/L
Sample Required SST (gold top) or Red top
Sample Volume 0.5 mL
Turnaround Time 1 day