Name: Testosterone, Total, Adult Male
Test Name: Testosterone, Total, Adult Male
Health Link Test Code: XTTEST
LIS Test Code: TESTO
CPT Code(s): 84403
Methodology: Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
Days Performed: Daily, 24 hours.
In-Lab Turnaround Time: 4 hours.
Stat In-Lab Turnaround Time: Not available stat.
Collection Container: Red cap with yellow ring (SST)
Also Acceptable: Red top
Collection Volume: 1 mL
Sample Analyzed: Serum
Testing Volume: 0.5 mL
Centrifuge. If a complete barrier has not formed, transfer cell-free serum to plastic vial. Refrigerate.
Transport specimen to laboratory. Transport with coolant pack if coming from clinic location.
|19 years and up||240-871|
Interpretation Type: Reference Interval
Results may be affected if patient has developed heterophilic antibodies due to exposure to animal based protein products.
For all females and males <14 years of age, order "Testosterone, Total, Female/Child".