Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: November 22, 2019 @ 10:13 am

90128

Alpha Subunit, Free Pituitary Glycoprotein Hormones (PGH)

Specimen:Collect:
  • One SST

Also Acceptable:
  • One Green Top (Na Heparin)
  • One Lavender (EDTA)
  • One Pink Top (EDTA)
  • One Red Top
Submit:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.3 mL) Serum . Submit Frozen. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.

Also Acceptable:
  • 1 mL (Min:3 mL) Plasma . Submit Frozen. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Critical Frozen
  • Separate aliquot required for each frozen test ordered
  • Separate from cells within 2 hours of collection
Stability:Ambient: 1 Day(s); Refrigerated: 1 Day(s); Frozen: 6 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Quantitative Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
Performed:Varies
Reported:4-17 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 83520
Components:
  • 90128 - ALPHA SUBUNIT
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