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PTH, Intact without Calcium (35202)

Methodology

Immunoassay (IA)


Specimen Type

Serum or Plasma

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Tuesday-Saturday

Standard TAT

1-2 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

2-3 mL of blood

Container Type

Lavender Microtainer (EDTA)

Collection Instructions

Serum collected in a red top tube is also acceptable.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Frozen-Only

Specimen Stability

Room temperature: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 72 hours; Frozen: 6 Months

Rejection Criteria

Gross hemolysis

Test Volume Required

1.5 mL Serum or Plasma

Minimum Test Volume

1 mL Serum or Plasma


CPT Codes

83970