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ACTH, PLASMA

Test Name  ACTH, PLASMA 
Mnemonic  ACTHQ 
Lab Order Code   
CPT   82024 
Department  Send-Out 
Container  PLASTIC SCREW-CAP VIAL 
Alternative Container   
Handling  INSTRUCTIONS: DRAW SPECIMENS BETWEEN 7AM AND 10AM. IF DRAWN DURING ANY OTHER TIME, THE REFERENCE RANGES DO NOT APPLY. CENTRIFUGE IMMEDIATELY AFTER COLLECTION AND TRANSFER THE PLASMA TO A PLASTIC TRANSPORT TUBE AND SHIP FROZEN. DO NOT THAW.  
Preferred Volume  1.5 ML PLASMA COLLECTED IN A LAVENDER-TOP (EDTA) TUBE 
Minimum Volume  0.5 ML 
Stability  25 DAYS FROZEN 
Reject Criteria  RECEIVED THAWED, ROOM TEMPERATURE OR REFRIGERATED 
Component   
Methodology  IMMUNOASSAY 
Units  PG/ML 
Reference Range 2  SEE FOOTNOTE: 
Neonate Reference Range   
Required Information   
Performed   
Reported   AVAILABLE IN 5 DAYS 
Note  Set-Up: TUESDAY - SATURDAY 
LOINC   2141-0 
Cross References   
Referred Lab  Quest Diagnostics 
Print #   
   
2  <3 YEARS: NOT ESTABLISHED 3-17 YEARS: 9-57 PG/ML >= 18 YEARS: 6-50 PG/ML