Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name PROGESTERONE
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Specimen Requirements 
Container Preferred: Lithium heparin; Acceptable: Serum
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 3 mL; Neonates 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria
Methodology ECLIA
Reference Range Male: < 0.16 ng/mL (See notes for sex dependent interpretive comments)
CPT Code(s)
Department Chemistry
Contact Information Lab (main): 214-633-5227
Turn Around TimeRoutine less than 4 hrs
Performed Sunday - Saturday
Performed by Chemistry
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Notes Sex dependent interpretive comments: Follicular phase 0.06 - 0.89 ng/mL; Ovulation phase 0.12 - 12.00 ng/mL; Luteal phase 1.83 – 23.90 ng/mL; Post-menopausal ≤ 0.13 ng/mL
Updated/Reviewed 09/25/2017


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