Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG), β-Subunit, Qualitative

Additional Information:

UFHPL Epic order code: LAB144

CPT Code(s):

84703

Collection Procedure:

Specimen: Serum

Volume: 0.8 mL

Container: Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube

Storage Instructions: Room temperature 14 days

Use:

Immunoassay for the in vitro quantitative determination of the sum of human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) plus the hCG beta-subunit in human serum and plasma. This assay is intended for the early detection of pregnancy.

Methodology:

Electrochemiluminescence immunoassay (ECLIA)

Reported:

1 day

Reference Values:

Negative: <6 mIU/mL