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Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG) (DISCONTINUED)

Test Code:

XXXXX

Synonym(s):

 

Specimen Container

Gel separator tube (Adult)
Microtube (Paeds)

Specimen Requirement

Plain Blood
Adult: 5 mL
Paediatric: 1.3 mL

Specimen Storage / Transport

Method

 

Orderable as STAT?

No

Turn Around Time

1 day

Reference Value(s)

Females:
Age Group Lower Limit (nmol/L) Upper Limit (nmol/L) Source
1 month - < 1 year 36.2 229 CALIPER Study
1 - < 8 years 41.8 188.7 CALIPER Study
8 - < 11 years 26.4 162.4 CALIPER Study
11 - < 13 years 14.9 107.8 CALIPER Study
13 - < 15 years 11.2 98.2 CALIPER Study
15 - < 17 years 9.8 84.1 CALIPER Study
17 - < 19 years 10.8 154.6 CALIPER Study
19 years & above 11.7 137.2 Abbott kit insert
Males:
Age Group Lower Limit (nmol/L) Upper Limit (nmol/L) Source
1 month - < 1 year 36.2 229 CALIPER Study
1 - < 8 years 41.8 188.7 CALIPER Study
8 - < 11 years 26.4 162.4 CALIPER Study
11 - < 13 years 14.9 107.8 CALIPER Study
13 - < 15 years 11.2 98.2 CALIPER Study
15 - < 19 years 9.7 49.6 CALIPER Study
19 years & above 11.2 78.1 Abbott kit insert

Testing Laboratory Location

KKH

Laboratory

Biochemistry

Contact Number

6394 1352

Day and Time Performed

Mon - Fri: 0800 hrs to 1700 hrs
Sat: 0800 hrs - 1230 hrs

Orderable on CPOE?

Yes

Additional Information

Test discontinued effective 3rd April 2018. Kindly refer to new tests done inhouse :

1) Repro Endo Profile 2 (FSH, LH, Prolactin, E2, Prog, Testosterone, Free Testosterone (Calc), SHBG, Albumin, FAI - IC5000
2) Free Testosterone (Calc), Testosterone, SHBG, Albumin, FAI - IC5001

Change History Notes

Others

Keywords

Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG) BC9999 (DISCONTINUED)
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