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Aldosterone 60 Minute
0070017
Ordering Recommendation

Use in aldosterone stimulation testing.

Mnemonic
ALDO 60
Methodology
Quantitative Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
If upright specimen is collected, patient should be seated or standing for at least 2 hours. 
Collect
Serum separator tube or plain red. 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
EDTA plasma. 
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 1 month 
Reference Interval
Greater than 7.0 ng/dL
Interpretive Data


Note
CPT Code(s)
82088
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0070017Aldosterone 60m15345-2
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Aliases
  • Aldosterone 60