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Cortisol, total, LCMSMS

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Quest 
Test ID: LAB2841 
Methodology: Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Schedule: Daily
Reported: 5-7 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Red Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Red-top tube (no gel) Alternative Specimen(s)
EDTA (lavender-top) tube
Unacceptable conditions: Grossly hemolyzed specimens are unacceptable.
Stability: Room temperature: 48 hours Refrigerated: 7 days Frozen: 2 years

Notes: 

http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/TestDetail.action?tabName=OrderingInfo&ntc=11281

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website
CPT Code(s): 82533
Last Changed: 10/24/2016 04:24:28
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 06:02:50