Calcitonin Level

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Calcitonin Level

Acronyms:

Thyrocalcitonin

Specimen Container: SST

Collection and handling:

Place on ice and deliver to lab immediately or separate serum from cells, place in screw cap transport tube and freeze

Specimen Type: Blood

Patient Preparation:

Patient should be fasting for 12 hours

Specimen volume: 1 mL frozen serum

Storage Requirements:

Frozen

Stability:

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