urine porphyrin screen
Acute porphyria screen
The price of this test is included in the Urine Porphyrin screen
Fresh random urine, nil preservative. Protect from light. Best taken at time of symptoms.
Protect from light
Please send pottle, not tube aliquot. Require minimum of 10ml
Frozen, protect from light
Screen: Nil detected.
PBG is performed as part of the urine porphyrin screen.
This is a screening method only. Screen positive samples are referred for confirmation and quantification
Porphyrin screening requires testing of urine, faeces and blood, ideally collected when symptomatic.