INHIBIN A

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 2.0 mL serum (0.5 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Rejection Criteria
Gross hemolysis and gross lipemia

Methodology
Chemiluminescence

Stability
Room Temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 28 days

Reference Range
Gender   Reference range   Unit of measure  
Females   Premenopausal:   <98.0 pg/mL  
Females   Postemenopausal:   <2.1 pg/mL  
Males      <2.0 pg/mL  

Performed
Sunday-Saturday

Turnaround Time2-4 days
Test CodeINHA
CPT-4 Code (s)
86336
LOINC Codes
23883-2

Warde
Medical
Laboratory