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SHOX DHPLC

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Labcorp

 

Test ID: 

LAB5419

 

Methodology: 

Denaturing high-pressure liquid chromatography (DHPLC)

Schedule: 

Send samples to lab Mon-Thurs by 12 noon

Reported: 

25 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Whole blood, Lavender-top (EDTA) tube or yellow-top (ACD) tube
Transport: Ship ambient; avoid extreme temperatures. Do not freeze. Ship same day as collected.
Unacceptable conditions: Clotted or hemolyzed blood
Stability: 1 week ambient, 2 weeks refrigerated

 

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

https://www.labcorp.com/test-menu/34986/ishox-i-dhplc-endocrine-sciences

CPT Code(s): 

81479

Last Changed: 

8/23/2017 4:51:16 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/23/2017 4:51:26 PM