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Estrogen, Serum (Estradiol)

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB523
EPIC Order
  ESTRADIOL (ESTROGEN) LEVEL
CPT Code(s)   82670
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 4 mL blood/red top tube/serum separator tube acceptable
  Micro: 500µL blood
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
Turnaround Time   Routine: 2 hours
Reference Range Normal: see Table below

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Centrifuge, aliquot, freeze

Comments
Reference Ranges:  Serum Estrogen*
  (pg/ml)
Male: 5-66
Female (Postmenopausal): 5-38
Female (Ovulating):  (pg/ml)
follicular phase 27-161
periovulatory 187-382
luteal phase 33-201
 *Effective July 1st, 2003.

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on June 22, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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