Pathology Handbook

PET profile

Synonyms

Pre-eclampsia profile

Clinical Indications

For the investigation of pregnant women at risk of or who have pre-eclampsia and patients with cholestasis of pregnancy

Profile contains

LFT profile, GGT, AST and urate

Request Form 

Request on ICE

Availability

On request

Specific Criteria

None

Turnaround Time

Same day 

Specimen

Serum; Yellow top (SST) tube

Volume

2 mL

Container

Vacutainer gold top

Causes for Rejection

Unlabelled sample
Delay in sample reaching laboratory 

Reference Range

See laboratory report