Test BackgroundPatients with anti-parathyroid hormone (PTH) antibodies, present with unexplained clinical hypoparathyroidism, but with normal or raised levels of PTH.
Clinical Indications Suspected hyperparathyroidism.
Sample Required RST (rust top)
Sample Volume 5-10 mL (1 mL serum)
Turnaround Time 28 days
NotesNot currently performed in house; this test is referred to the Protein Reference Unit, Sheffield.