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Laboratory Medicine

Test catalogue

Anti-Müllerian Hormone (AMH, MIH, MIF, Müllerian-Inhibiting Substance, MIS)

Test Name

Anti-Müllerian Hormone (AMH, MIH, MIF, Müllerian-Inhibiting Substance, MIS)

Gold Tube Specimen Type / Requirements

Container Type = Gold (SST) or Lithium Heparin (LiHep)

Minimum Volume = 3 mL Serum or Plasma (LiHep)

Tubes must fill to at least ½ or greater of its vacuum capacity

Specimen Handling

Collection Instructions: Collect sample in gold (SST) or Green top (LiHep). Ensure both sample and requisition are properly labelled.

Write your initials, date and time of collection on the collection label.

Laboratory Staff Instructions: Spin samples within 2 hours of collections. Thaw samples no more than two times.

Rejection Criteria: Unlabeled or samples of non sufficient quantity.

Stability: Stable at room temperature (15 to 30°C) 24 hours, refrigerated at 2 to 8°C for 6 days and for shipment of samples beyond 6 days, freeze at -20°C or colder.

Transportation: Send sample to core lab on ice as soon as possible.

Required Documentation

Turnaround Time (TAT)

1 day

Test Utilization

Reference Value

See values here

Test Code

AMULH

Methodology

Sandwich Assay

Testing Location

SMH-Biochemistry

Other Information

Last Updated: October 21, 2019