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Triiodothyronine (T3), Total

Mnemonic:    [T3 TOTAL]
Name:    Triiodothyronine (T3), Total
Specimen:    1 mL serum from a Red SST or Red top tube, or plasma from a Green PST. Grossly hemolyzed samples are unacceptable.
Minimum Spec:    0.5 Ml
Transport Temp:    Refrigerated
Spec Stability:    Stable 7 days refrigerated.
Ref Lab/Code:    ARUP 0070474
  Method:    Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
Note:    If the provider's order did not specify "Total T3", the order will require clarification by the provider.
Processing Info:    This test is not a recommended screening assay. It is not orderable in Millenium (ERNE) or Centricity. Please phone the lab if indicated to order.