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Test Compendium

6912: PTH, INTACT

Test Code

  • 6912

Test Synonym

  • INTACT PARATHYROID HORMONE, INTACT PTH, PARATHYROID HORMONE INTACT

Volume

  • 1 mL

Minimum Volume

  • 0.2 mL

Specimen Requirements

  • Serum

Container

  • Serum Separator Tube, Plain Red Top Tube, Transfer Tube- Serum, Transfer Tube- Frozen- Serum

Storage

  • Refrigerated

Turn Around Time

  • 1 day

Special Instructions

  • 1mL serum from a SST or Red Top, if it will be longer than 24 hours to be sent to the lab then it is recommended to freeze

Additional Information

  • 1. Draw 1 SST or Plain Red Top tube. 2. Allow to clot for 20 minutes and centrifuge for 15 minutes 3. If a Red Top is drawn, transfer serum to a plastic transfer tube 4. Refrigerate, unless longer than 24 hours to be sent to the lab, then freeze.

Specimen Stability

  • Stability : 8 hours room temp, 2 days refrigerated, 6 months at (-15)-(-25) °C (only freeze once)

Reference Range

  • Fasting Sex Message Lines Ref Ranges Unit of Measure
    15-65 pg/mL