1.0 mL serum for PTH, ionized calcium, vitamin D. AND 0.5 mL of EDTA plasma (PTHrP)
Freeze prior to shipment. Avoid hemolysis for PTHrP. Do not send whole blood.
Plastic leak-proof container, plastic or glass tube.
Label all samples. Ship overnight on at least 2 - 3 cold packs. Samples must arrive below 60 degrees F.
This test is performed at the Michigan State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory. Prices for tests performed outside of TVMDL may not include lab accession and forwarding fees and can be subject to change without notice. Turnaround times vary depending on the shipping time and referral lab’s schedule.