Special Chemistry

The Special Chemistry laboratory provides a range of specialist testing, requiring a high degree of analytical expertise. The range of tests performed includes:

  • Protein electrophoresis and Immunofixation in serum and urine
  • Endocrine biochemistry
  • Neuroendocrine biochemistry (chromogranin A, neuron specific enolase calcitonin and gastrin)
  • Enteric testing (faecal pancreatic elastase and faecal calprotectin)
  • Renal calculi and related urine tests
  • Endocrine hypertension service
  • Heavy metals testing
  • Dynamic function testing.
Last Updated: 19/01/2022