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470: FSH (Follicle Stimulating Hormone) Print View
FSH IA  Male < 18 years: Call Client Services
Male >= 18 years: 1.6 - 8
Female: Call Client Services 
mIU/mL 

PRIMARY
1 Serum 1 (0.5) mL   Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Frozen - 28 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

This test is useful in the differential diagnosis of pituitary and gonabal insufficiency and in children with precocious puberty.

For pre-pubertal children, test code A52225 FSH, Pediatrics assay
is recommended.


Only third generation FSH testing is appropriate to
assess gonabal dysfunction in non-adults (<18 years). Combined
with luteinizing hormone (LH), FSH is useful in the diagnosis and
management of infertility and in monitoring FSH suppressive therapy.
Setup Schedule
Tuesday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
83001

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
Transport Temperature: Room temperature






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