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92895: Alpha-Subunit Pituitary Tumor Marker Print View
Alpha-Subunit Pituitary ICMA  Both < 6 days: < 50.1
Both < 13 weeks: < 10.1
Both < 18 years: < 1.3
Male >= 18 years: < .6 
ng/mL 

PRIMARY
1 Serum Red Top 1 (0.35) mL   Frozen - 3 Month(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Adjunct in the diagnosis of pituitary tumors. As part of the follow-up of treated pituitary tumor patients. Differential diagnosis of thyrotropin-secreting pituitary tumor versus thyroid hormone resistance. Differential diagnosis of consitutional delay of puberty versus hypogonadotrophic hypogonadism.
Setup Schedule
Tuesday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Next day

CPT Code
86316

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
**This test is for New York patient testing only. For non-New York patient testing use test code 8658-Alpha Subunit** Reject Criteria: Gross hemolysis, serum separator tube Transport Temperature: Refrigerated






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