: Solid phase, competitive chemiluminescent enzyme immunoassay
: 1 mo to 11 mo: 0-0.7, 1 yr to 9 yrs: 0-0.3, 10 yrs to 14 yrs: 0.1-0.8, Males 15 yrs to 18 yrs: 0.1-0.6, Males 18 yrs to 150 yrs: 0-0.2, Females 14 yrs to 150 yrs: No reference range - see interpretive table
: Red top tube (no gel)
: 1 red microtainer
: 5 mL
: 0.5 mL
: Room temperature: 1 day; Refrigerated (2-8° C): 10 days; Frozen ( -20° C): 6 months
Reasons for Rejection
: QNS, EDTA tube, specimen not separated
: Same Day
: Specimens should be centrifuged immediately.
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