Test directory: Cortisol, Free

Ordering Code5525
Test NameCortisol, Free
AliasCortisol, Unconjugated
Hydrocortisone, Free
Compound F
Preferred SpecimenSerum
Preferred ContainerPlain (Red)
Other Specimen/ContainerPlasma in EDTA, K2 (Lavender)
Optimum Volume2 mL
Collection InstructionsKeep refrigerated.
Handling InstructionsSeparate within 4 hours.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Refrigerated
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 4 Hours
Refrigerated: 1 Week
Frozen: 2 Years
Rejection CriteriaAmbient, Grossly hemolyzed, Serum separator tube
Avail. StatNO
Analytic TimeUp to 10 Days
MethodologyChromatography / Mass Spectrometry
Reference Lab Quest Diagnostic Lab-NI

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
Cortisol, FreeALLSee report.