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N-Telopeptide, Cross Linked, Serum (NTX)

Mnemonic:    [NTX SERUM]
Name:    N-Telopeptide, Cross Linked, Serum (NTX)
Specimen:    0.5 mL serum from a Red top tube. Do not use GEL barrier tubes.
Minimum Spec:    0.25 mL
Transport Temp:    FREEZE
Spec Stability:    Stable 24 hours refrigerated.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 0070500
  Method:    Enzyme Immunoassay
Processing Info:    Unacceptable: Severely hemolyzed samples