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growth hormone
Synonyms: GH 
Computer Code: (RHGH)
Specimen Collection: 5 mL blood (red or gold top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, refrigerate. Serum must be removed from red top tube. Min 0.3 mL serum. 
Reference Values: Males: up to 1 NG/mL Females: up to 10 NG/mL  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: Weekly 
Routine TAT: 7 days 
Stat TAT: 1 day 
CPT Code(s): 83003 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 77
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 12/21/2014
Time: 05:49:37 (24hr)