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acth (esoterix)
Synonyms: Adrenocorticotropic Hormone 
Computer Code: (RACTHE)
Specimen Collection: 5 mL blood (chilled lavender top tube). Collect and place immediately on ice.
Transport immediately or see handling instructions. 
Minimum Volume: 1 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove plasma, freeze. Separate plasma from cells immediately. Min 0.3 mL plasma. 
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): 82024 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 08/20/2014
Time: 16:27:15 (24hr)