Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Test Name: Sunquest Test Code Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

ESTROGEN

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
ESTRO      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: 82672         Geisinger Epic ID: 6617

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Serum
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
2 mL aliquot of serum; minimum 1 mL.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Allow to clot. Centrifuge 10 minutes at 3000 rpm. 
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated.
Specimen stability:
Room Temperature: 1 Day. Refrigerated: 1 Week. Frozen: Not Established.
Rejection criteria:
Stability limits exceeded.

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
Females
Prepubertal: <40.0 pg/mL
Postmenopausal: <40.0 pg/mL
HMG treatment (therapeutic range): 400.0-800.0 pg/mL
Days 1-10 of menstrual cycle: 61.0-394.0 pg/mL
Days 11-20 of menstrual cycle: 122.0-437.0 pg/mL
Days 21-30 of menstrual cycle: 156.0-350.0 pg/mL
Males
Prepubertal: <40.0 pg/mL
Adult: 40.0-115.0 pg/mL
CPT code(s):
82672
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Total estrogens: Estradiol-17b and Esterone.
Methodology:
Radioimmunoassay (RIA)
Synonyms:
Estrogen Total
Quest test code 439

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