SOMATOSTATIN

General Information

HLAB/HOL Code: SOMA
UPHSM LIS Test #: 4384
Schedule: Varies
Testing Time: 10-14 Days
Testing Lab: Warde Medical Laboratories

Specimen Info
Only 1 specimen type required, unless otherwise specified

Volume: 1.8 mL (0.6 min) EDTAPlasma
Temperature: Frozen
Tube Type: 1 Lavender Top
Collection Info:
Draw in Prechilled lavender EDTA tube. Spin, separate and send 1.8 mL plasma frozen in a screw-capped plastic vial. Specimen will be rejected if it is grossly lipemic or grossly icteric.

Methods

RIA and Extraction

CPT Codes

84307

* The CPT codes provided 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 payer being billed.

Reference Range

Adult < or = 30 pg/mL