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Lab Test Dictionary

17- Hydroxyprogesterone Neonatal/Infant (17654)

Methodology

Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry


Specimen Type

Serum or Plasma

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Sunday-Friday

Standard TAT

2-5 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1 mL Blood

Container Type

Red Top (No Additive)

Collection Instructions

Plasma collected in an EDTA (lavender-top), EDTA (royal blue-top), sodium heparin (green-top), or lithium heparin (green-top) is also acceptable.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Frozen-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 48 Hours; Refrigerated: 7 Days; Frozen: 2 Years

Rejection Criteria

Serum separator tube (SST)

Test Volume Required

0.5 mL Serum or Plasma

Minimum Test Volume

0.25 mL Serum or Plasma


CPT Codes

83498


Revised

01-10-19

Initials

SL