PROGESTERONE

Sample Report
Sample Report

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a plain red-top tube. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells immediately. Send 1.0 mL serum (0.4 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
SST, spin and remove serum from cells immediately

Rejection Criteria
Grossly hemolyzed, icteric or lipemic specimens, plasma

Methodology
Chemiluminescence

Stability
Room Temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 3 days; Frozen: 14 days

Reference Range
Male:   <1.22 ng/mL  
Female:
Folliular:   0.15-1.40ng/mL  
Luteal:   3.34-25.56 ng/mL  
Mid luteal:   4.44-28.03 ng/mL  
Postmenopausal:   <0.73 ng/mL  
1st Trimester:   11.22-90.00 ng/mL  
2nd Trimester:   25.55-89.40 ng/mL  
3rd Trimester:   48.40-422.50 ng/mL  

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround Time3 days
Test CodePROG
CPT-4 Code (s)
84144
LOINC Codes
2839-9

Warde
Medical
Laboratory