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Test Code PTHIN PARATHYROID HORMONE, INTACT

Additional Codes

Primary ID

Epic Code

Mayo Access ID

PTHIN

LAB813 FAH304

 

Specimen Information

Container

Specimen

Temperature

Collect Vol

Submit Vol

Minimum Vol

Stability
Serum Separator Tube Serum Refrigerate 4 mL 1 mL 0.6 mL 24 hours
Serum Separator Tube Serum *Frozen 4 mL 1 mL 0.6 mL 30 days

Allow specimen to clot at ambient temperature. Spin and separate sample within 4-hours of collection. Submit 1.0 mL in a plastic vial frozen (≤-20°C). Serum removed from the gel is stable 24 hours refrigerated.

Test Schedule / Analytical Time / Test Priority

Monday – Friday / 3 days / Not available STAT

Method

Chemiluminescence Immunoassay

CPT(s)

Description CPT Code
Parathyroid Hormone 83970

 

Instrumentation

Siemens Advia Centaur XPT

Reference Range

All ages: 19 - 88 pg/mL

Section

Chemistry-2

Performing Location

University of Vermont Medical Center

Is the UVMMC lab NY State Certified to perform this testing?  Yes/No

Yes

LOINC Code Information

Result Code Reporting Name LOINC Code
PTHR2 Intact PTH 2731-8