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Testosterone LCMSMS

Alternative Names:LCMSMS Testosterone
Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:TESTOLCMS
Specimen Types:Serum
Container Types:
Plain tube - serum (no Gel)
Adults Volume or Mass:1 mL
Minimum/Paediatric Volume or Mass:1 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:

Must be collected in Serum (no gel).

 

Retrospective Testing: Serum stable for up to 7 days at either 4-8C or frozen (-20C or colder). Avoid more than one freeze-thaw cycle.

Transport Instructions between Sites and/or Laboratories:Room Temperature
Assay Frequency:Twice weekly
External Laboratory:Monash Pathology
Additional Notes:

LCMSMS Testosterone assay performed by Monash Pathology on Tuesday and Thursdays. Results available on Wednesdays and Fridays.

 

Must be approved by Chemical Pathologist