84000:DEOXYPYRIDINOLINE CROSSKLINKS

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84000:DEOXYPYRIDINOLINE CROSSKLINKS
Alias Names: DPD
Methodology: Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)
Edit Date: 4/11/2005
Performed: Tuesday
Released: 1-8 days after setup at PeaceHealth Laboratories’ reference lab.
CPT Code: 82523-90
Specimen Collection Details
Collection: Urine from first morning void.
Handling: Submit 5 mL well-mixed aliquot of urine. Freeze.
Stability: 2 hours ambient, 7 days refrigerated, 3 months frozen.
Standard Volume: 5 mL urine aliquot.
Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL urine aliquot.
Transport: Frozen, on dry ice.
Comments: Deoxypyridinoline Crosslinks and Pyridinium Crosslinks must be ordered separately. See Pyridinium Crosslinks (84001).
Rejection Criteria: 24 hour urine; preserved urine.
MEDICARE MAY REQUIRE A SIGNED ADVANCE BENEFICIARY NOTICE (ABN) FOR THIS TEST

Reference Range:
Deoxypyridinoline Male: 2.3-8.7 nM/mM
Female: 3.1-8.7 nM/mM
Creatinine, Random No reference interval