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Alanine transaminase

About This Test

Department: Biochemistry


Gel/clotted/lithium heparin (yellow/red/green top)

Add-on requests are accepted


Turnaround Time:

Within 24 hours


Part of liver function test profile

Reference range:

Age range Reference range (U/L)
All ages/sexes 0 - 48

Results outside the reference range do not necessarily indicate disease. Similarly, results within the reference range do not preclude abnormality. Please contact the Duty Biochemist for discussion of individual patient results.

Other Comments:

For more information, please see the following: ALT - Lab Tests Online

See also: ALPGGTBilirubinAlbumin

Content approved in Clinical Biochemists meeting 13.12.18