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Test Code CALCTN Calcitonin

Additional Codes

Sunrise Clinical Manager (SCM) Orderable:  

Calcitonin, Serum

AllScripts (AEHR) Orderable: 

Calcitonin, Serum

Performing Laboratory

Northwell Health Laboratories


Electrochemiluminescence Immunoassay (ECIA)

Specimen Requirements

Container/ Tube:  Red-top tube(s).

Specimen:  0.8 mL serum (minimum volume: 0.4 mL) 

Transport Temperature:  Frozen


Note:  This is a strict frozen sample and serum must be separated and frozen immediately.

Reference Values

Males:  <14.4 pg/mL

Females:  <7.7 pg/mL

Test Classification and CPT Coding


Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday

Computer Interface Code

PDM #  5900365