N-Telopeptide, blood

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: NTX
POE DESCRIPTION: N-Telopeptide (NTX) serum
CPT CODE: 82523-90
TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
CONTAINER TYPE: Red top tube only 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 2.0 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)
MINIMUM VOLUME:

1.0 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)

REFERENCE RANGE:

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METHODOLOGY: Enzyme immunoassay
TEST SYNONYM(S):NTX