Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: May 24, 2019 @ 9:13 am

90019

Parathyroid Hormone-Related Peptide (PTHrP)

Specimen:Collect:
  • One Protease Inhibitor Tube
Submit:
  • 2 mL (Min:0.7 mL) Plasma . Submit Frozen. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Seperate from cells as soon as possible.
  • Collect in Protease Inhibitor tube using butterfly collecton set.

    NOT RECOMMENDED: Filling collection tubes directly through a needle/tube-holder assembly increases the risk of chemical reflux back into the vein of the patient.
    WARNING: Collection tubes are NOT STERILE. Mix Collection tube thoroughly. Separate the plasma from cells within 1 hour of collection.Transfer 1 mL (Min 0.5 mL)plasma to a Standard Transport Tube and freeze.
    Contact Interpath Client Services at 800-700-6891 for further information.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Grossly Hemolyzed Samples
Stability:Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 3 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Performed:Wednesday, Friday, Sunday
Reported:3-7 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 82542
Components:
  • 90019 - PTH-R PEPTIDE
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