CORTISOL

Message
PLEASE NOTE: SAMPLE TYPE CHANGE as of 10/23/2018
Gold SST or LG-RED (serum) required.
 

Test Code
CORTS

CPT Codes
82533

Preferred Specimen
SERUM

Instructions
DRAW AT 8 AM
OR 8 PM

Transport Container
GOLD-SST

Transport Temperature
REF-7 DAYS


Setup Schedule
Set Up:
Report Available:

Reference Range
CORTISOLmcg/dLAM: 5 - 18 PM: 2 - 13


Clinical Significance
This test is used to diagnose Cushing's syndrome, Addison's disease and other adrenal disorders.

Performing Laboratory
LMH - Chemistry  x3739 or 3764



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.