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aldosterone
Synonyms:  
Computer Code: ALDO
Specimen Collection: 3 mL blood (red or gold top tube). Do not use glass vacutainers. 
Minimum Volume: 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove serum, refrigerate. Min 0.5 mL serum. 
Reference Values: Adult (normal salt intake): Standing 4-31 ng/dl Recumbent 1-16 ng/dl Children: 0-1 year: 32-128 ng/dl 1-16 years: 7-43 ng/dl  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: Weekly 
Routine TAT: 7 days 
Stat TAT: 1 day 
CPT Code(s): 82088 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 60
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
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Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 09/01/2014
Time: 16:58:32 (24hr)