7410 Estrogen Metabolism Assessment

Specimen Type Specimen Stability Reference Range
Serum 2 Months See Report

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Serum
Container: 1 SST Tubes
Temperature: Frozen
Preferred Vol: 6.00 mL
Min Vol: 6.00 mL

Method

Schedule

Monday - Friday

Turn-Around Time

Send-Out

Instructions/Notes

STRICT FROZEN. Separate Serum and Freeze within 1 hour of collection.

Clinical Utility

Premenstrual women: Collect sample between days 19 and 29 of menstrual cycle. Women on HRT or oral contraceptives collect sample 8-10 hours after last dose. Required information: Please note on requisition if patient is pre or post menopausal and if patient is on hormone replacement therapy. SST tubes are not acceptable.

CPT Codes

82679 X 2

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