Aldosterone, post





Days test started:

ship M-Th


5-7 d*

Available for:

Companion Animal

Specimen Type/Volume

1) 0.5 mL plasma (preferred) or 2) 0.5 mL serum.

Shipping Information

Ship in insulated container with freezer packs.

Collection Protocol

1) Collect blood into a purple-top blood collection tube, separate plasma and then transfer into a plain tube, containing no additives, freeze. * post-sample time must be included when submitting sample. 2) Collect blood into a red-top tube. Serum samples are acceptable alternatives if centrifuged and separated shortly after clotting.

Additional Information

This test is sent to an external laboratory. See for sampling protocols. Shipping (test code: xtmu) and handling (test code: xhand) fees are also applicable on each submission. External test price is subject to change.