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Growth hormone

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB525

 

Synonyms: 

GH

Methodology: 

Chemiluminescent Immunoassay

Schedule: 

Mon-Fri: cut off 2:00 pm

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.0 mL Primary Dark Green Li-Heparin; Gold Top Tube accepted.
Pediatric volume: 0.3 mL.
Handling: Patient should be fasting and at rest for 30 minutes.

 

Reference Interval:

0 5 ng/mL

CPT Code(s): 

83003

Last Changed: 

7/3/2018 9:52 AM

Last Reviewed: 

7/3/2018 9:52 AM