Progesterone

Alphabetical Test listing

Progesterone-257

  
Progesterone
  
257
  
84144.0
  
PRG
  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Spin

  

Serum separator (Gold SST)

 

  
Lithium heparin (Li hep) plasma
  
  

Spin

  

Lt green plasma separator (PST)

  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days*

Frozen - 12 months

* Allina Health Laboratory stability studies have shown this analyte to be stable up to 6 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
  • 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: < 0.2 ng/mL

Female:
   Follicular:            <0.3 ng/mL
   Luteal:                   1.2 - 15.9 ng/mL
   Post-menopausal: <0.2 ng/mL

  
84144
  
11/30/2001
  
09/11/2018
  
02/14/2020