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Aldosterone/renin ratio

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Quest 
Test ID: LAB2409 
Methodology: Liquid Chromatography Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC/MS/MS)
Schedule: Mon - Friday
Reported: 12 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 2.0 mL.
EDTA (lavender-top) tube
Unacceptable conditions: Shipped to Quest at room temperature or refrigerated. No gel barrier tube
Stability: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: unacceptable; Frozen: 28 days

Notes: 

http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/TestDetail.action?tabName=OrderingInfo&ntc=16845

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 82088, 84244
Last Changed: 10/05/2016 03:04:14
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 02:40:15