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Test Name:Calcitonin
Protocol Use Only:
Department:Laboratory Medicine
Lab Area:Mayo Medical Labs
Last Modified on:03/02/2011 01:24:32 PM
Synonyms:
 
Reference Ranges:

Calcitonin  pg/mL   (SI: ng/L = 1.0 x pg/mL)
Performed at Mayo Medical Labs, Rochester MN
Effective 19Jun02 - present:
Method: Two-site Chemiluminescence Immunoassay
Basal:
    Male:        0 - 15.9
    Female:    0 - 7.9
Peak Calcium Infusion:
    Male:        0 - 130
    Female:    0 - 90
For <=16 years reference ranges are not established.

Effective 19Sep94 - 18Jun02:
Method: Radioimmunoassay (RIA) after Cartridge Extraction
Basal: Maximum reference value has not exceeded:
    Male:        0 - 19
    Female:    0 - 14
Peak Calcium Infusion: (2.4 mg calcium/kg)
Maximum reference value has not exceeded:
    Male:        0 - 19
    Female:    0 - 14

Performed at SmithKline Beecham, Van Nuys CA
Effective 01Oct87 - 18Sep94:
    Male:        0 - 39
    Female:    0 - 19

 
 
 

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