Aldosterone 60 Minute
0070017
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
ALDO 60
Methodology
Quantitative Radioimmunoassay
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
2-4 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
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: 0.75 mL) Also acceptable: Heparinized plasma.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
EDTA plasma.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
Greater than 7.0 ng/dL  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
82088
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0070017Aldosterone 60m
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Aliases
  • Aldosterone 60