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Luteinizing hormone

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB87

 

Synonyms: 

LH

Methodology: 

Chemiluminescent Immunoassay

Schedule: 

Mon-Fri: cut off 2:00 pm

Reported: 

4 hours

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.0 mL Primary - Dark Green; Gold Top Tube accepted.
Pediatric volume: 0.3 mL.

 

Reference Interval: 

Males: 1.7-8.6 mU/mL 
Normally Menstruating Females: 
Follicular Phase 2.4-12.6 mU/mL 
Mid-Cycle Peak 14.0-95.6 mU/mL 
Luteal Phase 1.0-11.4 mU/mL 
Post-Menopausal Females: 7.7-58.5 mU/mL

CPT Code(s): 

83002

Last Changed: 

7/3/2018 10:00 AM

Last Reviewed: 

08/08/2017 12:50:24