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sFLT-1:PLGF (Blood)

Alternate Names
SFLT1, PLGF, Pre-eclampsia ratio, Pre-eclampsia Test, PERT
Test Code
MISCSO
Testing Laboratory
Referred Laboratory
Specimen Type

Blood

Container Type

Serum tube (Red Cap w. Yellow Insert)

Container Image
Medicare Rebate

Yes

Out of Pocket Costs

Please note: This service is not Medicare rebatable and patients may be charged. Out of Pocket cost - $100.00

Fee above is an indication only; please contact testing laboratory for up-to date cost.
Ordering Information

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Collection Instructions

LABORATORY BASED COLLECTION ONLY.

Transport Instructions
Transport on ice
Send to the laboratory as soon as possible
Storage Instructions
Store refrigerated at 4°C
Testing Frequency
Monday - Friday
Min Test Volume
1mL
Add On Test Suitability

Add ons for this test cannot be performed.

Container ID
S, SP, CR
CSR Instructions

Centrifuge, aliquot, and freeze within 2 hours of collection.

Instructions for: Regional Specimen Receptions

  • Forward sample to Heidelberg laboratory frozen in BioFreeze bottle. 

Instructions for: Heidelberg Specimen Reception

  • Place sample in frozen (-20°C) Sendout tub.
Laboratory Instructions
None
External Laboratory
Complex Biochemistry, Royal Children's Hospital
Accredited Test
Yes