80545:DEOXYCORTICOSTERONE

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80545:DEOXYCORTICOSTERONE
Alias Names: DOC / 11,Deoxycorticosterone / 21-Hydroxyprogesterone
Methodology: Radioimmunoassay / Chromatography
Edit Date: 10/5/2010
Performed: Varies. Setup one day a week
Released: Within 10 days after setup at PeaceHealth Laboratories’ reference lab.
CPT Code: 82633-90
Specimen Collection Details
Collection: One 7.5 mL serum separator tube (SST). Also acceptable: One 5 mL red top tube or 4 mL lavender top tube (EDTA).
Handling: Allow to clot, centrifuge and separate serum or plasma into a plastic vial. Freeze.
Stability: 48 hours ambient, 7 days refrigrated, or 2 years frozen.
Standard Volume: 3 mL serum or plasma
Minimum Volume: 110 µL serum or plasma
Transport: Frozen on dry ice.