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Salivary Cortisol (Three Specimens), MS (Endocrine Sciences)

CPT: 82533(x3)
Updated on 04/20/2020
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6 - 15 days


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Saliva Collection Instructions


    Specimen Requirements


    Specimen

    Saliva, frozen

    Saliva, frozen


    Volume

    1 mL (each specimen) per time point indicated

    1 mL (each specimen) per time point indicated


    Container

    Salivette collection device: Specialized kits are now available for salivary testing (PeopleSoft No. 123724). To order, please contact your local LabCorp representative.

    Salivette collection device: Specialized kits are now available for salivary testing (PeopleSoft No. 123724). To order, please contact your local LabCorp representative.


    Collection

    Note: Label each tube with patient's name, collection time and date. Submit specimens simultaneously on the same request form.

    Note: Label each tube with patient's name, collection time and date. Submit specimens simultaneously on the same request form.


    Storage Instructions

    Freeze.

    Freeze.


    Stability Requirements

    Temperature

    Period

    Room temperature

    3 days

    Refrigerated

    3 days

    Frozen

    5 months

    Freeze/thaw cycles

    Stable x3

    Temperature

    Period

    Room temperature

    3 days

    Refrigerated

    3 days

    Frozen

    5 months

    Freeze/thaw cycles

    Stable x3


    Test Details


    Methodology

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

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


    LOINC® Map

    Order Code Order Code Name Order Loinc Result Code Result Code Name UofM Result LOINC
    502122 Salivary Cortisol X3, Timed 502125 #1 Salivary Cortisol ug/dL 51495-0
    502122 Salivary Cortisol X3, Timed 502127 #2 Salivary Cortisol ug/dL 51494-3
    502122 Salivary Cortisol X3, Timed 502129 #3 Salivary Cortisol ug/dL 51493-5

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