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New Zealand Liver Transplant Unit (NZLTU)

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Fibroscan

Fibroscans are performed at the NZ Liver Transplant Unit, Level 15, Auckland City Hospital.  Referrals can be sent direct to the NZ Liver Transplant Unit, faxed to 375 4345,  or e-mailed to aklivert@adhb.govt.nz.  Fibroscans require referral from a medical practitioner (a specialist or GP).

Please DO NOT EAT OR DRINK anything for 2 HOURS prior to your scan.

Fibroscans are available for non-residents: cost $340.40 (includes GST).  Payment must be made prior to fibroscan (this can be done by reporting to the Cashier's office, behind Level 5 Reception Desk at Auckland City Hospital just prior to the fibroscan appointment.  Patients, if in doubt about eligibility, are advised to bring along passport/birth certificate and/or any permits they have. 

Any queries can be referred to aklivert@adhb.govt.nz

Please find attached a fibroscan information leaflet

Of note:

Patients who have been referred to liver outpatient clinic may undergo a fibroscan as part of their routine assessment.  We can offer this at our Greenlane Clinical Centre clinics as well as at Auckland. 

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This page was last updated at 1:02PM on August 3, 2017.