C-Telopeptide, Beta-Cross-Linked, Serum CPEPX

Method(s) Quantitative Electrochemiluminescent Immunoassay
Specimen Required
Collect

One 5 mL gold (SST), pink (K2EDTA) or green (lithium heparin) top tube.

Transport 1 mL serum or plasma, frozen. (Min: 0.5 mL)
Stability

After separation from cells: Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 8 hours; Frozen: 3 months

Unacceptable Conditions Hemolyzed specimens.
Schedule Tue, Thu, Sat
Billing Code 5010965
CPTCode 82523
Notes Patient Prep: In patients receiving therapy with high biotin doses (i.e. greater than 5 mg/day), no sample should be taken until at least 8 hours after the last biotin administration.
Preferred Specimen Collection Device(s)
Reference Interval

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No Appointment Necessary
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