PARATHYROID HORMONE, INTACT, INTRA-OPERATIVE
PTHI Intra-operative - PTH Intact - PTHI - PTH - PTHIO
Intact PTH, Intra-operative
IMPORTANT: PTHIO must be scheduled with Legacy Emanuel, Legacy Good Samaritan, or Legacy Salmon Creek Laboratories at least 48 hours before surgery.
Specimen Collection Requirements
Plasma, one 4.0 mL lavender (EDTA) top tube
Centrifuge and remove plasma from cells within 2 hours of collection. Transfer plasma to a separate labeled aliquot tube. Do not freeze prior to analysis.
0.5 mL Plasma (1.2 mL minimum whole blood draw)
Room Temperature (18-26°C) or Refrigerated (2-8°C)
Grossly hemolyzed specimens
AFTER REMOVAL FROM CELLS: Room Temperature (18-26°C): 8 hours; Refrigerated (2-8°C): 2 days; Frozen (≤ -20°C): 6 months
Legacy Emanuel, Legacy Good Samaritan, and Legacy Salmon Creek Laboratories Only; Mon-Fri when scheduled 48 hours in advance
ADULTS: 12-88 pg/mL
PEDIATRICS: Not established
Contact the laboratory for Scheduling Forms.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 01:27:33 PM
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