Testosterone (free) *
REQUESTING AND COLLECTING
Container(s):
Heparin tube (5 mL lime-top) - Preferred

Serum (gold-top) - preferred

GENERAL INFORMATION

Availability:
Test performed weekly (usually Thursday).

Reference Intervals:
Change to Beckman Coulter method on 2/9/2018.

Results ~20% higher. Reference intervals revised.

Female: age 18 - 50: 0 - 30 pmol/L

age >50: 0 - 22 pmol/L

Male: age 18 - 50: 200 - 600 pmol/L

age >50: 150 - 500 pmol/L

Laboratory:
Auto Chemistry (8382-9164)

Patient Results:
(02) 8382-9100
Synonyms:
Free Testo

Free Testosterone

Clinical Hyperlink:
Free Testosterone - SydPath website
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INSTRUCTIONS FOR REFERRING LABORATORIES
Handling & Transport:
Centrifuge sample, store and transport serum at 4 degrees
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INSTRUCTIONS FOR HANDLING AT SYDPATH
SydPath Handling:
SPRO: Centrifuge at 4°C, aliquot (x1). Place in SPRO freezer.

Data Entry Code:
FTE

SydPath Division:
Chemical Pathology

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Date/Time published: 27/05/2020 16:37:19
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