Employee Login  |   Subscribe  |   Careers  |   Appointments
List All Test Names Beginning With:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Parathyroid Hormone, Pre Thyroidectomy (time zero)

Blood
Source
Mnemonic IOP0
Specimen Requirements

Collections restricted to ACH, FMC, PLC, RGH and SHC.
Test cannot be collected by Mobile Collection Service (MCS).

1 x 4 mL lavender top EDTA tube

0.2 mL plasma

Specimen Handling Centrifuge, pour off and send to testing site on ice.
Additional Information Only available for thyroidectomy patients
Testing Location Chemistry-FMC & RGH
Testing Frequency Daily
Alternate Name(s) Intraoperative PTH - time zero
Reference Interval Interpretive