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Cortisol

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB61

 

Methodology: 

Immunoassay

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Primary Light Green Top Tube; EDTA or Gold Top Tube acceptable.
Pediatric volume: 0.6 mL (Serum or Plasma)

 

Reference Interval: 

AM (morning) sample is 4.8-19.5 ug/dL.

CPT Code(s): 

82533

Last Changed: 

7/3/2018 9:42 AM

Last Reviewed: 

9/6/2017 8:34 AM