Total protein (TP)

Test investigation

Total protein (TP)

Laboratory offering test

NNUH, QEH

Units

g/L

Comments precautions

Relates to liver function, state of hydration and is part of myeloma screening.

Sample type

Serum

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

Within 4 hours/8 hours

Reference intervals

60 – 80 g/L