Test Name: TESTOSTERONE, MS
EPIC Search Term: LABMTESTO
Preferred Container: 1 x 4 mL Red With Clot Activator
Alternate Container: 1 x 5 mL Green Lithium Heparin Tube without Gel
1 x 5 mL Green Sodium Heparin Tube
1 x 5 mL Purple EDTA Tube
Sample Type: Preferred: Serum (red, no gel)
Acceptable: EDTA (lavender) or Heparin (green)
Draw Volume: 4 mL
Minimum Volume: 1.5 mL
Collection Cut-Off Time: 10 am
Specimen Transport: Refrigerated
Expected Turn Around Time: 3 days
Methodology: LC-MS/MS
Reference Ranges: Reference Ranges
Unit of Measure: ng/dL
Test Performed By: Texas Children's Hospital Pathology Services

Available at TCH Main Campus: 832-824-5152
6621 Fannin, MC 1-2261
Houston, TX 77030-2399
Lab Section: Chemistry