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Parathormone, Post-Surgical (New test)

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code
Test group Parathormone
Performed by Parnassus and Mt. Zion Chemistry
In House Availability
Parnassus 0800 - 2300 Monday - Friday
Mt. Zion 0730 - 1900 Monday - Friday
Method
Parnassus Beckman DxI600 Immunoassay
Mt. Zion Beckman Access 2 Immunoassay
Container type Lavender top
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Sample type EDTA Whole blood
Preferred volume 2 mL Bklood
Min. Volume 0.5 mL blood
Units ng/mL
Normal range 12 - 65 ng/mL
Synonyms PTH; IOPTH; Parathyroid hormone
Turn around times 2 hours
Additional information Note: Serum levels are approximately 15% higher than plasma samples
CPT coding 83970
Last Updated 6/20/2013 9:56:44 AM
Entry Number 1552
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