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Follicle-Stimulating Hormone

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Test Description
Follicle-Stimulating Hormone
Synonym(s)
FSH
Test ID
FSH
Specimen Type
Serum
Alternate Specimen Type
Red, Li‑heparin, K2‑EDTA and K3‑EDTA plasma
Specimen Requirements
SST
Stability
5 days at 20‑25 °C
14 days at 2‑8 °C
6 months at ‑20 °C (± 5 °C)
Methodology
electrochemiluminescence immunoassay “ECLIA”
Estimated TAT
0-2 days
Testing Schedule
Monday-Saturday
CPT Code(s)
83001
Minimum Sample Volume
1 mL
Pediatric Min. Volume (if applicable)
500 uL
Reference Range

Male:
Adult: 1.5 - 12.4 mIU/mL

Female:
Follicular: 3.5 - 12.5 mIU/mL
Ovulation: 4.7 - 21.5 mIU/mL
Luteal: 1.7 - 7.7 mIU/mL
Postmenopausal: 25.8 - 134.8mIU/mL

Performing Lab
Incyte Diagnostics
LOINC Code(s)
15067-2