FSH (Follicle Stimulating Hormone)

Supply #T01 - Red/Gray SST 8.5mL

Test Code: 470

Includes: FSH

Methodology: Immunoassay (IA)

Clinical Significance: This test is useful in the differential diagnosis of pituitary and gonadal insufficiency and in children with precocious puberty.

Alternative Name(s): Follicular Stimulating Hormone,Follicle Stimulating Hormone

Collection Guide: 

Supply: T01 - Red/Gray SST 8.5mL

Preferred Specimen: Serum

Preferred Volume: 1mL

Transport Container: Serum Separator Tube (SST)

Transport Temperature: Room Temperature

Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 7 days

Rejection Criteria: Specimens exceeding stability; Unlabeled or improperly labeled specimens

NOTE: For prepubertal children test code 36087 FSH, Pediatrics Assay is recommended.

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