Gold Top

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB68
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s)   82728
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 4 mL blood/serum separator tube/gold top/red top acceptable
  micro: 500 µL blood
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
Turnaround Time   2 hours
Reference Range(s)
Ages Male ng/mL Female ng/mL
0-6wks 10-400 10-400
7-wks-1yr 10-95 10-95
1-9yrs 10-60 10-60
10-18yrs 10-300 10-70
>/=19yrs 27-377 3-151

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate

Comments Reference Range effective 9/4/2009.

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