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Beta-Hydroxybutyrate, serum (or plasma)

Alternate test name

Hydroxybutyrate, serum (or plasma)

Lab area
Clinical Biochemistry - General
Expected turn-around time
STAT: 1 hour Urgent: 2 hours Routine: 4 hours
Specimen type

Plasma or Serum

Specimen requirements

100 µL

Storage and transportation


Shipping information
The Hospital for Sick Children
Rapid Response Laboratory
555 University Avenue, Room 3642
Toronto, ON
M5G 1X8
Phone: 416-813-7200
Toll Free: 1-855-381-3212
Hours: 7 days/week, 24 hours/day
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