Test Details

Mnemonic

ESTM

Ordering Code

3000887

CPT-4 Code(s)

82671

Collect

Red top

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 1.0 mL serum refrigerated in a screw capped plastic vial.

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Serum separator tube (SST), EDTA plasma, Gross hemolysis, Gross lipemia

Stability

Room temperature: 8 hours
Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen: 30 days

Methodology

Liquid Chromatography - Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC/MS/MS)
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Warde Medical Laboratory
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New York DOH Approval Status

No
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