NT-proBNP

Test investigation

NT-proBNP

Laboratory offering test

NNUH

Units

ng/L

Also known as/Frequency of test

N terminal pro B-Type Natriuretic Peptide

Indications

To help determine whether symptoms such as breathlessness are due to heart failure

Sample type

Serum

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

2 working days

Reference intervals

in review

If ukas accredited

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