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n telopeptide crosslinks
Synonyms: Collagen Cross-Linked N-Telopeptide; N-Telopeptide; NTX Test; Osteomark 
Computer Code: (RNTX)
Specimen Collection: 20 mL random urine (second morning void). 24 hr urine acceptable (plain bottle) 
Minimum Volume: 1 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate random urine. Min 1 mL urine. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 10 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 82570, 82523 
LCD or NCD: (NCD) http://www.cms.hhs.gov/mcd/index_section.asp?ncd_sections=40 
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 07/23/2014
Time: 20:17:25 (24hr)