Prolactin (PRL)


Test Methodology

  • Chemiluminescence

Running Day

  • Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
  • Cut-off: 12 NN

Turn Around Time

  • In-Patient: Same day processing, 5.00 PM
  • Out-Patient: Next day, 5.00 PM
  • STAT: 3 hours

Specimen Required

  • 4 cc serum (red top)

Patient Preparation

  • None

Special Considerations

  • Extraction mus be done 3-5 hours after waking up