Thyroid Stimulating Hormone

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: TSH
POE DESCRIPTION: THYROID STIMULATING HORMONE; TSH
CPT CODE: 84443
DAYS PERFORMED: Daily
TURNAROUND TIME:

8 hours

CONTAINER TYPE:

SST tube or Red top tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Blood (serum)
MINIMUM VOLUME: 1 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE:

0.35-4.940 uIU/mL

TEST SYNONYM(S):Thyrotropin Hormone; Thyrotropin Stimulating Hormone; TSH