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adrenocorticotropic hormone
Synonyms: ACTH 
Computer Code: (ACTH)
Specimen Collection: 5 mL blood (chilled lavender top tube). Collect and place immediately on ice.
Transport immediately or see handling instructions. 
Minimum Volume: .5 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Centrifuge, remove plasma and freeze immediately. Min 0.2 mL plasma. 
Reference Values: 0-46 pg/mL  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: Weekly 
Routine TAT: 4 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 88342 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 77
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 04/16/2014
Time: 06:30:08 (24hr)