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30740: Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (shbg) Print View
Sex Hormone Binding Globulin IA  view ref range  nmol/L 

PRIMARY
1 Serum 0.7 (0.5) mL   Room Temperature - 14 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Frozen - 2 Month(s)  
ALTERNATE

Testosterone, dihydrotestosterone and estrogens circulate in serum bound to Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG). SHBG concentrations are increased in pregnancy, hyperthyroidism, cirrhosis, oral estrogen administration and by certain drugs. Concentrations are decreased by testosterone, hypothyroidism, cushings syndrome, acromegaly and obesity.
Setup Schedule
Sunday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
84270

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Reject Criteria: Plasma






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