58751:THYROID ANTIBODIES, ANTITHYROGLOBULIN & ANTITHYROID PEROXIDASE

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58751:THYROID ANTIBODIES, ANTITHYROGLOBULIN & ANTITHYROID PEROXIDASE
Methodology: Chemiluminescent Immunoassay (CLIA)
Edit Date: 6/11/2010
Components: Thyroglobulin Antibody and Thyroidperoxidase Antibody (AKA Microsomal Antibody)
Performed: Daily
Released: Same day as tested
CPT Code: 86800 x2
Specimen Collection Details
Collection: One 7.5 mL serum separator tube (SST). Also acceptable: One 5 mL red top tube.
Handling: Allow to clot, centrifuge and separate serum from cells. Refrigerate.
Stability: 8 hours ambient, 7 days refrigerated, or 2 months frozen.
Standard Volume: 1 mL serum.
Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL serum.
Transport: Refrigerated.
Rejection Criteria: Gross hemolysis; gross lipemia; specimen frozen and thawed more than once.

Thyroglobulin Antibody (Anti-Tg)
0-40 IU/mL
Thyroidperoxidase Antibody
<35 IU/mL