Aldosterone, LC/MS (Endocrine Sciences)

CPT: 82088
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Test Details

Methodology

High-pressure liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry (HPLC/MS-MS)

Specimen Requirements

Specimen

Serum or plasma, frozen

Volume

1 mL

Minimum Volume

0.3 mL (Note: This volume does not allow for repeat testing.)

Container

Red-top tube, gel-barrier tube, lavender-top (EDTA) tube, or green-top (heparin) tube

Collection

Serum or plasma must be separated from cells within 45 minutes of venipuncture. Submit specimen in a plastic transport tube.

Storage Instructions

Freeze. Stable at room temperature for one day. Stable refrigerated for seven days. Stable frozen for one year.

LOINC® Map

Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
500467 Aldosterone LCMS, Endo Sci 500468 Aldosterone, Serum ng/dL 1763-2
500467 Aldosterone LCMS, Endo Sci 501043 Aldosterone, Serum N/A

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