Purpose
Endocrinology
Method(s)
High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
83789
New York State Approval Status

Not Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Cortisone High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) mcg/24 hr 2.5 Glucocorticoid

Specimen Type
24 Hour Urine
Requested Volume
1 mL
Minimum Volume
0.3 mL
Special Handling
Please provide:
(1) Total urine volume; and
(2) Collection Start and End Date/Time OR the Collection Time Interval.
Specimen Container
Plastic container (preservative-free)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
Received Room Temperature.

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: 2 day(s)
Refrigerated: 7 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 6 month(s)
1 Cortisone High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) mcg/24 hr 2.5 Glucocorticoid

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