SOMATOSTATIN

Synonyms: Somatotropin
Computer Code: (NSOMS)
Specimen Collection: 5 mL blood (drawn in pre-chilled lavender top tube). Deliver immediately to Special Chemistry.
Minimum Volume: 2 mL
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Centrifuge, remove plasma and freeze immediately. DO NOT THAW. Min 0.6 mL plasma.
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.
Lab Code: CC REF
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA
Routine TAT: 7 days
Stat TAT: N/A
CPT Code(s): 84307
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII