NT Pro BNP

Description: 
NT Pro BNP
Reference range: 

Interpretation:
Normal: <400pg/mL (Heart failure unlikely, consider alternative diagnosis)
Intermediate: 400 – 2000pg/mL (Echocardiograph and clinical management plan required. If heart failure confirmed, refer to heart failure clinic)
High: >2000pg/mL (refer to rapid access heart failure clinic)

Units: 
pgl/mL
Sample type and Volume required: 
SST
Call in advance: 
No
Turnaround time: 
8 days
Special sample instructions: 

General Practitioners and Cardiology Departments only

Storage and transport: 
n/a
Contacts:
Blood Sciences at Bedford Hospital
CSR: 01234 355122 X 4811
Bedford Hospital
Kempston Road
Bedford
Bedfordshire
MK42 9DJ


For clinical advice or interpretation of results, please contact the laboratory in the first instance.

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Last updated: 07/08/2015