Luteinizing hormone

Alphabetical Test listing

Luteinizing hormone-171

  
Luteinizing hormone
  
171
  
83002.2
  
LH
  
Lutropin
  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Spin

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

 

  
EDTA plasma
  
  

Spin and separate

  
  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days*

Frozen - 12 months

*Allina Health Laboratory stability studies have shown this analyte to be stable up to 5 days when stored refrigerated in gel tubes.

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis (some procedures)
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Inappropriate timing of collection
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)
  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Chemiluminescent Microparticle Immunoassay (CMIA) and Chemiflex

  

Male: 1.1 - 8.7 mIU/mL

Female:
   Follicular: 2.4 - 6.6 mIU/mL
   Ovulatory: 9.1 - 74.2 mIU/mlL
   Luteal : 0.9 - 9.3 mIU/mL
   Post menopausal: 10.4 - 64.6    mIU/mL

  

 

 

  
83002
  
11/30/2001
  
09/11/2018
  
02/10/2020