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Testosterone, Calculated Free

Test Name: Testosterone, Calulated Free
Alternate Description:
LIS Code: CFTST
Lab Section:

Pathology Core Reference Laboratory

Fluid Type:

Serum seperated from whole blood

Fluid Type And Minimum Volume:

Serum 0.8 mL

Minimum Volume:

0.8 mL

Preferred Volume:

1.0 mL

Type Specimen:

Serum

Patient Preparation:

Collect between 06:00 - 10:00AM

Specimen Tube Type Transport:

Red top serum only

Container (Whole Blood Required):

3 mL filled tube or 6 mL tube

Specimen Stability:

Ambient 24 hours, refrigerated 1 week, frozen 6 months

Test Results:

ng/dL

Availability:

Monday - Friday only

Stat Availability:

No

Test Turnaround Time Routines And Stats:

2 - 4 days, stat no available

Critical Value:

None

Specimen Preparation (In House):

Seperate serum from cells as soon as possible or within 2 hours of collection

Reference Value:

Special Handling Instructions:

No serum seprator or gel tubes