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  PTH Intact Specimen Type:
  also known as Parathyroid Hormone Intact

Blood


CHEMISTRY

Specimen requirements:   6 mL Lavender Tube (EDTA)
   
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A 15 65 pg/mL N/A
Unit of measure: pg/mL
Ideal sample: 5 mL Whole Blood
Absolute minimum amount: 2.5 mL Whole Blood
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Chemistry - Blood
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 3-5 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
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Indirect Immunofluorescence
Special Instructions: SURGERY SPECIMENS - CALL CHEMISTRY LAB SUPERVISOR ATLEAST 24 HRS IN ADVANCE TO MAKE ARRANGEMENTS. Allow sample to clot fully at room temperature before centrifuging. Separate samples must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: N/A
CyberLAB code: N/A
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A