PTH ANTIBODY

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, remove serum from cells and send 1.0 mL serum (0.5 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Rejection Criteria
Plasma

Methodology
Radiobinding Asay (RBA)

Stability
Room temperature: 14 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 28 days

Reference Range
Negative

Performed
Sunday, Wednesday

Turnaround Time6-10 days
Test CodePTHAB
CPT-4 Code (s)
83519
LOINC Codes
Not available

Warde
Medical
Laboratory