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  • Follicle-Stimulating Hormone (FSH)

    Test Name:Follicle-Stimulating Hormone (FSH)
    Epic Order Code:LAB86  
    CPT Code:83001
    Specimen(s) Type:Serum; 1.0 mL
    Acceptable Container(s):
    Testing Schedule:Monday - Friday
    Turn Around Time:STAT: NA
     Routine: 1 - 3 days
    Collection Information:No special patient preparation is required. Obtain specimen by standard collection procedures.
    Transport Information:Deliver to lab immediately. All specimens must be signed into the laboratory.
    Reference Clients:If unable to deliver to the lab within 1 hour, centrifuge the specimen and remove serum from the red cells. Store and transport at 2 - 8° C. Specimen must be received in the lab within 7 days. If longer storage is required, store and transport the sample at -20° C for up to 12 months.
    Causes for Rejection:Improperly labeled, incorrect container, contaminated, insufficent quantity, incorrect/delay in transport, gross hemolysis.
    Reference Range:Male: 0.95 - 11.95 mIU/mL
     Female:
     Follicular Phase: 3.03 - 8.08 mIU/mL
     Mid-Cycle Phase: 2.55 - 16.69 mIU/mL
     Luteal Phase: 1.38 - 5.47 mIU/mL
     Postmenopausal: 26.72 - 133.41 mIU/mL
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