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  18-Hydroxycorticosterone Specimen Type:
  also known as 18-OH-B , 18-Hydroxy B

Blood


SCRAP

Specimen requirements: Pne 5mL plain red
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A N/A N/A N/A See Report.
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 5 mL
Absolute minimum amount: 1.1 mL serum
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: "Write in" MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s):  N/A
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: Within 15 days
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Chemistry : Processing Desk, 1st floor, Hospital,
  room 1-013
This test is sent to : ARUP - Associated Regional & University
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Special Instructions: N/A
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: 18HCS
CyberLAB code: 8218
Lab Processing Instructions: Separate serum from cells ASAP. FREEZE specimen after processing.

Stability: After separation from cells: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 2 days; Frozen 3 months