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PTH-related protein (PTH-RP)

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Mayo

 

Test ID: 

LAB3999

 

Methodology: 

Immunochemiluminometric Assay (ICMA)

Schedule: 

Mon-Fri

Reported: 

1 week

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Ice cooled lavender EDTA top tube
Transport: Frozen.
Handling: Send on ICE.
Stability: Frozen: 90 days

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Diagnostic work-up of patients with suspected hypercalcemia of malignancy.Diagnostic work-up of patients with hypercalcemia of unknown origin.

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

 http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Specimen/81774

CPT Code(s): 

82397

Last Changed: 

9/11/2017 6:37:13

Last Reviewed: 

9/11/2017 6:37:04