Purpose
Endocrinology
Method(s)
Immunoassay (IA)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
84270
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

5 days

Test Includes
1 Sex Hormone Binding Globulin SHBG Immunoassay (IA) nmol/L 2 Globulin/Protein

Specimen Type
Serum or Plasma
Requested Volume
1 mL
Minimum Volume
0.3 mL
Special Handling
Promptly centrifuge and separate Serum or Plasma into a plastic screw capped vial using approved guidelines.
Specimen Container
Green top tube (Sodium Heparin), Red top tube (no additive)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
None

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: Undetermined
Refrigerated: 7 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 2 month(s)
1 Sex Hormone Binding Globulin SHBG Immunoassay (IA) nmol/L 2 Globulin/Protein

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