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Lab Dept:

Chemistry

Test Name:

ANTI-MULLERIAN HORMONE, SERUM

General Information

Lab Order Codes:

AMUL

Synonyms:

AMH

CPT Codes:

83520 - Immunoassay for analyte other than infectious agent antibody or infectious agent antigen, quantitative, by radioimmunoassay

Test Includes:

Anti-Mullerian Hormone level reported in ng/mL.

Logistics

Test Indications:

May be useful in evaluation of sexual maturation and reproductive disorders.

Lab Testing Sections:

Chemistry - Sendouts

Referred to:

Esoterix Laboratories (ESL Test: 500043)

Phone Numbers:

MIN Lab: 612-813-6280

STP Lab: 612-813-6280

Test Availability:

Daily, 24 hours

Turnaround Time:

2 - 16 days, performed every other week

Special Instructions:

Send collected specimens to the lab immediately. Specimens must be centrifuged within one hour of collection.

Specimen

Specimen Type:

Blood

Container:

Red top

Draw Volume:

3 mL (Minimum: 0.6 mL) blood

Processed Volume:

1 mL (Minimum: 0.2 mL) serum

Note: Submission of the minimum volume does not allow for repeat analysis.

Collection:

Routine venipuncture

Special Processing:

Lab Staff: Centrifuge specimen within one hour of collection. Separate serum aliquot into a screw capped plastic vial. Store and ship at frozen temperatures.

Patient Preparation:

None

Sample Rejection:

Mislabeled or unlabeled specimen; incorrect specimen type; warm samples

Interpretive

Reference Range:

Age

Range (ng/mL)

Males

0 - 13 days:

15.5 - 48.7 ng/mL

14 days - 11 months:

39.1 - 91.1 ng/mL

12 months - 6 years:

48.0 - 83.2 ng/mL

7 - 8 years:

33.8 - 60.2 ng/mL

Adults:

3.0 - 5.4 ng/mL

Females

0 - 8 years:

0.0 - 7.1 ng/mL

Adults:

0.0 - 6.9 ng/mL

Critical Values:

N/A

Limitations:

N/A

Methodology:

ELISA

References:

Esoterix Laboratory Services Web Page July 2012

Updates:

3/10/14: CPT update, previously listed as 83519.



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