Pathology - Test Catalog
Rapid Parathyroid Hormone
Fasting specimen preferred
3 ml whole blood in Lavender Top Tube
Plasma: Stable for 2 days at 15-25 °C, 3 days at 2-8 °C.
Must prearrange with laboratory call 6029 to schedule.
Target Turn-around-time is 30min from time of receipt in lab.
Spin, separate, and give to special chemistry
Male/Female and all ages the same: 15 - 65 pg/mL