TESTOSTERONE, FEMALE/PEDIATRIC

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a red-top tube. Centrifuge, separate and send 0.5 mL serum (0.2 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Plasma: heparin

Rejection Criteria
SST

Methodology
Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Stability
Room Temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 24 months

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Sunday-Saturday

Turnaround Time4-6 days
Test CodeTESFM
CPT-4 Code (s)
84403
LOINC Codes
2986-8

Warde
Medical
Laboratory