Aldosterone, LC/MS (Endocrine Sciences)

CPT: 82088
8208882088
8208882088
Updated on 05/11/2022
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Expected Turnaround Time

5 - 10 days

5 - 10 days

5 - 10 days

5 - 10 days

5 - 10 days



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Adrenal Vein Sampling

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    Adrenal Vein Sampling


    Specimen Requirements


    Specimen

    Serum or plasma, frozen

    Serum or plasma, frozen

    Serum or plasma, frozen

    Serum or plasma, frozen

    Serum or plasma, frozen


    Volume

    1 mL

    1 mL

    1 mL

    1 mL

    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

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

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

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

    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.

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

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

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

    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.

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

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

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

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


    Test Details


    Methodology

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

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

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

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

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


    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

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