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Calcitonin

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
CALTN MAYO
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Red top (no anticoagulant) tube
Collection Volume:
2.0 mL (minimum 1.0mL)
Cause for Rejection:
Gross hemolysis
Storage:
Frozen
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
Automated Immunochemiluminometric Assay (ICMA)
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
2-3 days
Additional Info:
Reference range: BASAL Males: <16 pg/mL Females: <8 pg/mL PEAK CALCIUM INFUSION Males: < or = 130 pg/mL Females: < or = 90 pg/mL
CPT Code:
82308
Synonyms:
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