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Procollagen III N-terminal peptide

About This Test

Department: Biochemistry


  • Gel/clotted (yellow/red top)

Add on requests are accepted


Turnaround Time:

14 days


Detection and monitoring of liver fibrosis/cirrhosis in patients taking methotrexate

Samples will not be analysed if previous analysis performed within 2 months. If there is a specific clinical reason for analysis within this timeframe, please state this on the request card.

Reference ranges

Age range Reference range (ug/L)
All ages 2.8 - 7.0 

Reference range sourced from Clinical Biochemistry at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust

Other Comments:

See also: Enhanced liver fibrosis (ELF) score

Content approved in Clinical Biochemists meeting 13.12.18