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17 Hydroxyprogesterone, LC/MS/MS

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Quest

 

Test ID: 

LAB3882

 

Methodology: 

HPLC Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

7 days for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Red Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1.0 mL.
Red top tube preferred. Plasma collected in: EDTA (lavender-top) tube, or EDTA (royal blue-top) tube, or sodium heparin (green-top) tube, lithium heparin (green-top) tube
Unacceptable conditions: Serum Separator Tube (SSTŪ)
Stability: Room temperature: 48 hours Refrigerated: 7 days Frozen: 2 years

 

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/TestDetail.action?tabName=OrderingInfo&ntc=17180

CPT Code(s): 

83498

Last Changed: 

8/27/2017 12:43:27 AM

Last Reviewed: 

8/27/2017 12:43:37 AM