|Name: ||ACTH (Adrenocorticotropic Hormone)|
|Specimen: ||1 mL plasma from a Lavender (EDTA) top tube. Send to lab ASAP. Collection tube must be siliconized glass or plastic.|
Centrifuge sample immediately. Place plasma in a labeled transport tube within 2 hours of collection.
Unacceptable Conditions: Serum, tissue, urine, heparinized plasma, grossly hemolyzed or lipemic specimens.
|Minimum Spec: ||0.5 mL|
|Transport Temp: ||FREEZE|
|Spec Stability: ||Stable 3 days refrigerated.|
|Ref Lab/Code: ||ARUP 0070010|
| Method: ||Chemiluminescent Immunoassay|
|Processing Info: ||Separate samples should be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.|