7446 Inhibin B

Specimen Type Specimen Stability Reference Range
Serum 48 Hours, Ambient
7 Days, Refrigerated
Frozen-28 Days
See Report

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Serum
Container: 1 Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Temperature: Refrigerated
Preferred Vol: 1.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.50 mL

Method

Chemiluminescence (CL)

Schedule

Tuesday; Thursday; Saturday

Turn-Around Time

Send-Out

Instructions/Notes

Clinical Utility

Inhibin B is the major circulating inhibin in males. It is also detectable in women during menstrual cycles, particularly prior to ovulation. The measurement of inhibin B serves as an endocrine marker for monitoring male and female gonadal function.

CPT Codes

83520

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