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intraoperative parathyroid hormone
Synonyms: IOPTH; Intraoperative PTH 
Computer Code: (IOPTH)
Specimen Collection: 2 mL blood (lavender top tube)
Must be scheduled with the Special Chemistry Lab 48 hours in advance. Call 23515. 
Minimum Volume: 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: NA 
Reference Values: 8-74 pg/mL  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: Call Lab 
Routine TAT: NA 
Stat TAT: 30 min. 
CPT Code(s): 83970 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 77
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 12/01/2015
Time: 17:00:05 (24hr)