T3, Total

Supply #193262 Red/Gray SST 8.5mL

Test Code: 859

CPT Code(s): 84480

Methodology: Immunoassay (IA)

Clinical Significance: Total T3 measurements are used to diagnose and monitor treatment of hyperthyroidism and are essential for recognizing T3 toxicosis.

Additional names: Triiodothyronine

Collection Guide: 

Supply: #193262 Red/Gray SST 8.5mL

Preferred Specimen Requirements: Serum

Preferred Volume: 1mL

Container Type: Serum Separator tube (SST)

Transport Temperature: Room Temperature

Specimen Stability:
 Room Temperature: 7 days

Reject due:
 Specimens exceeding stability; Unlabeled or improperly labeled specimens; Specimens other than serum

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