Alanine aminotransferase (ALT)

Test investigation

Alanine aminotransferase (ALT)

Laboratory offering test

NNUH, QEH, JPUH

Units

U/L

Comments precautions

Increased levels indicate liver cell damage of any cause.

Sample type

Serum

Turnaround times

Within 4 hours/8 hours

Reference intervals

0 – 55 U/L

If ukas accredited

Y NNUH