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vitamin E (tocopherol)

Name vitamin E (tocopherol)
Specimen requirements 1 ml of EDTA blood
Storage and transport Directly after taking the sample, protect it from light and store chilled;
transport it quickly to the laboratory, otherwise, transport and store deep-frozen
Clinical utility malabsorption, oxidative stress, fat digestion disorder, assessment of the antioxidative potential
Methodology HPLC (high-performance liquid chromatography)
Reference ranges 5-20 mg/l