AnMed Laboratory Services


Parathyroid Hormone (PTH), Intact  (PTH INTACT)

Synonyms:  PTH Intact
Specimen:  Blood; (1) Purple (EDTA) top vacutainer tube.
                        Volume:  Full primary tube
Minimum Volume:  0.7mL
Collection:  Plasma samples are stable at room temperature for 48 hours; refrigerated at 4°C for 72 hours and frozen at -70°C. for 6 months.
Rejection Criteria:  Whole blood; plasma other than EDTA, Incorrect specimen type, hemolysis, specimen storage; improper labeling.
Reference Range: 
Methodology:  Immunochemiluminometric assay (ICMA)
Test Use:  Differential diagnosis of hypercalcemia
Additional Information:  No Additional Information Listed
Testing Includes: 
Testing Facility:  AnMed Laboratory