Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Calcitonin Order Code : 11077R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Thyrocalcitonin
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: Red-top tube (Plain) no additive
Required Volume: 0.8 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.4 mL
Methodology: Automated Immunochemiluminometric Assay (ICMA)
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat
Turnaround Time: 3 days
Special Handling: Frozen. Serum gel tube is not acceptable.
CPT Codes: 82308
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB519
SHC EPIC Code: LAB11077R
Causes For Rejection: Moderately hemolyzed specimens
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Oncology
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
URL: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Overview/9160