Sweat Test and Analysis


Sweat Test

Also known as

sweat test

Request a test

To request this test please send sample with a request providing patient ID (three identifiers), specimen information, assay required, relevant clinical details and sender information. Before sending sample please read details on requesting and labelling by clicking on the link. Please also refer to any additional information provided for this test.

Additional information

By arrangement only. Contact laboratory on 020 7405 9200 x1443 to make a sweat test appointment.

Sending address

Chemical Pathology Reception
Level 1, Camelia Botnar Building
Great Ormond Street Hospital
Great Ormond Street

Laboratory service

Chemical Pathology

Sample requirements

40 ul sweat

Reference range

Please click on the link to view reference range

Turnaround time

6 hours

Disease / group

Cystic fibrosis


Upon request

Call in advance?

Please call in advance

Chemical Pathology

The Chemical Pathology Laboratory provides an extensive range of services covering both routine biochemistry and specialised analysis and interpretation.

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