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Cortisol, plasma

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
CORT SUMMA
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Green top (lithium heparin)tube
Collection Volume:
3.0 mL (minimum 1.5 mL)
Cause for Rejection:
Hemolysis, lipemia
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
Chemiluminescence Immunoassay
Special Instructions:
Do not administer isotopes 24 hours prior to collection.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
4 days
Additional Info:
Reference range: AM = 6.0-22.0 mcg/dL; PM = less than or equal to 10
CPT Code:
82533
Synonyms:
Hydrocortisone, serum