Aspartate aminotransferase (AST)

Test investigation

Aspartate aminotransferase (AST)

Laboratory offering test

NNUH, QEH, JPUH

Units

U/L

Comments precautions

Raised in liver and muscle damage

Sample type

Serum

Turnaround times (TAT) Urgent/Routine/GP or OPD

Within 4 hours/8 hours

Reference intervals

5 – 34 U/L

If ukas accredited

Y NNUH