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Sometimes your doctor needs to take a sample of blood or urine either to discover what is wrong with you or to measure something in your blood so that the right medication is given to you. These tests could be anything from blood sugar to a full blood count or a sample of tissue to test for cancer.

While urine can generally be tested in the surgery, blood and other specimens are usually sent away for testing at a laboratory. Most results come back within 48 hours unless a very rare test is needed which has to go to a specialist lab further away when it might take a little longer.

If you are enrolled with our patient portal (Health365) you will be able to access your results when they are available.

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3 Walsh Street
North Dunedin
Dunedin
Otago 9016

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3 Walsh Street
North Dunedin
Dunedin
Otago 9016

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Student Health
University of Otago
PO Box 56
Dunedin 9054

This page was last updated at 12:36PM on October 3, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Otago University Student Health.