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Plasma fractionated porphyrins
Lab code: TPORP
Test Synonyms:
Porphyrins (plasma fractionated)
  NOTE: This test is performed at an external reference lab.
Chemistry (Sendouts)
Inpatient Req:
Core Lab (#84927)  
Outpatient Req:
Clinical Labs (#83608)  
10 ml green. Should be sent to laboratory on ICE.
Result Time:
3-5 days   Cost: $$
Reference Interval:
Important Information:
Total porphyrins will be performed first. If elevated, fractionation will be performed. The patient should not consume alcohol for at least 24 hours prior to collection.
Additional Resources:
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