Growth Hormone

Centralized Core Laboratory:Special Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation: GH SCIMM

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type: Red top (no anticoagulant) tube

Collection Volume: 3.0 m (minimum 1.5 mL)

Storage: None

Availability: Mon, Weds, Fri (0800-16000)

Methodology: Chemiluminescent Assay

Special Instructions: Specimen must be in laboratory by 1300 for same day results.

OC Power Word: LHGH

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8484

TAT: 3 hours

Additional Info: Reference ranges:

Infant: < 1 year 2-10 ng/m/L
Child: 1-18 years 0-6 ng/mL
Adult Male: >18 years 0-3 ng/mL
Adult Female: >18 years 0-8 ng/mL

CPT Code: 83003

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