Name: PTH Related Peptide
Test Name: PTH Related Peptide
Health Link Test Code: HCPTHRP
LIS Test Code: PTHRP
Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory
Draw blood in a pre-chilled, lavender-top (EDTA) tube from a fasting (8-10 hrs) patient. Chill tube prior to drawing by placing in a coolant pack until tube is chilled or by calling the UWHC Hospital Laboratory at (608) 263-7060 for a pre-chilled tube.
For in-house patients, immediately transport specimen to laboratory on a coolant pack. If coming from clinic location, transport frozen plasma aliquot on dry ice to UWHC Hospital Laboratory.
Interpretation Type: Reference Interval