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Thyroid Stimulating Hormone, 3rd Gen.

Lab Section: Chemistry  
Test ID: 
TSH3G 
Synonyms: TSH Third Generation • Thyroid Stimulating Hormone, Third Generatio
Methodology: Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
Schedule: Mon-Fri: cut off 3:00 pm
Reported: 1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 1.0 mL Blood in a Dark Green Top Tube.
Red Top Tube acceptable also acceptable.
Pediatric volume: 0.5 mL.
CPT Code(s): 84443
Last Changed: 12/13/2013 12:17:13
Last Reviewed: 09/12/2012 10:08:30