Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name BETA HCG
Components
Synonyms HCG
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Preferred: Lithium heparin; Acceptable: Serum
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 3 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria
Methodology ECLIA
Reference Range <2 mIU/mL (See notes for sex dependent interpretive comments)
CPT Code(s) 84702
Department Chemistry
Contact Information Lab (main): 214-633-5227
Turn Around TimeSTAT 1 hr; Routine less than 4 hrs
Performed Sunday - Saturday
Performed by Chemistry
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Notes Sex dependent interpretive comments: Post menopausal <7 mIU/mL
Updated/Reviewed 3/31/17


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