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Test Code 5868 Osteocalcin

Specimen Containers and Fixatives

Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube (SST)

Specimen Required

0.8 mL (0.4 min) frozen serum

Transfer the serum into a clear plastic 5 mL transfer tube. Freeze immediately and maintain frozen until tested.

Reference Values

• Male: 3.2−39.6 ng/mL

• Female:

− Premenopausal: 4.9−30.9 ng/mL

− Postmenopausal: 9.4−47.4 ng/mL

CPT Code Information

83937              

LOINC Code Information

2697-1

Method

Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)