PTH2P - Overview: Parathyroid Hormone (PTH), with Minerals, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: PTH2P    
Parathyroid Hormone (PTH), with Minerals, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Diagnosis and differential diagnosis of hypercalcemia


Diagnosis of primary, secondary, and tertiary hyperparathyroidism


Diagnosis of hypoparathyroidism


Monitoring endstage renal failure patients for possible renal osteodystrophy

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
PTH2Parathyroid Hormone (PTH), SYesYes
CALSCalcium, Total, SNoYes
PHOI2Phosphorus (Inorganic), SNoYes
CRET2Creatinine, SNoYes

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

PTH2: Electrochemiluminescence

CALS: Photometric, O-Cresolphthalein

PHOI2: Photometric, Ammonium Molybdate

CRET2: Enzymatic Colorimetric Assay

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

PTH with Minerals, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Intact PTH (Parathyroid Hormone)
PTH (Parathyroid Hormone)