5 - 10 days
Turnaround time is defined as the usual number of days from the date of pickup of a specimen for testing to when the result is released to the ordering provider. In some cases, additional time should be allowed for additional confirmatory or additional reflex tests. Testing schedules may vary.
For more information, please view the literature below.
Serum or plasma, frozen
0.3 mL (Note: This volume does not allow for repeat testing.)
Red-top tube, gel-barrier tube, lavender-top (EDTA) tube, or green-top (heparin) tube
Serum or plasma must be separated from cells within 45 minutes of venipuncture. Submit specimen in a plastic transport tube.
Freeze. Stable at room temperature for one day. Stable refrigerated for seven days. Stable frozen for one year.
High-pressure liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry (HPLC/MS-MS)
|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|
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