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FSH/LH, pediatrics

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Quest 
Test ID: LAB6374 
Methodology: Electrochemiluminescence (ECLIA) Immunoassay (IA)
Schedule: Set up: Mon, Thurs a.m
Reported: 5-7 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Red Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1.0 mL.
Transport: Refrigerated (cold packs).
Unacceptable conditions: Gross hemolysis, Lipemia, Grossly icteric, Plasma, Received room temperature
Stability: Ambient: 4 days; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 28 days

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: FSH/LH Pediatric tests are highly sensitive assays and these tests are used to assess gonadal dysfunction in children.

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 83001, 83002
Last Changed: 12/26/2016 23:44:09
Last Reviewed: 12/26/2016 23:44:15