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Sex Hormone Binding Globulin

Mnemonic:    [SHBG]
Name:    Sex Hormone Binding Globulin
Specimen:    0.5 mL whole blood from a Green top tube or serum/plasma from a Red/Green SST. Unacceptable: EDTA plasma
Minimum Spec:    0.4 mL
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Spec Stability:    Stable 7 days refrigerated.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 0099375
  Method:    Electrochemiluminescent Immunoassay
Note:    Included in Testosterone, Free and Total