PTH Intact Without Calcium

Methodology: Electrochemiluminescence

Specimen Requirements:
1 lavender-top (EDTA) tube (minimum: 1.0 mL of EDTA plasma). Store lavender-top at room temperature after collection. Deliver to MMC laboratory ASAP after collection.

EDTA PLASMA STABILITY WHEN SEPARATED AS FOLLOWS:
Room Temp 2 DAYS, Refrigerated 3 DAYS, Frozen 6 months.
*****EDTA – ACCEPTABLE UNSPUN UP TO 8 HOURS ******

NOTE:

  • Specimen MUST be received by MMC lab on same day of collection.

Analytical Time: 3 days

Days Set Up: Varies

CPT Information:
83970 –