Prolactin, Serum

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: PROLACTIN
POE DESCRIPTION: PROLACTIN
CPT CODE: 84146
DAYS PERFORMED:

24 hours

TURNAROUND TIME: 1 day
CONTAINER TYPE:

SST tube or Red top tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Blood (serum)
MINIMUM VOLUME: 1 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE: Adults: male:3-16 ng/mL; female:3-21 ng/mL