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Endocrinology/Lipoprotein Lab

The UT Endocrinology/Lipoprotein Lab has been a State of Tennessee, CLIA and CAP licensed medical laboratory for over 30 years. The lab is located on the University of Tennessee Health Science Center campus and has been providing state of the art clinical and research services to the University of Tennessee, the community and national institutions during this time. Dr. Frankie Stentz is the Medical Lab Director and Dr. Tom Hughes is the Clinical Director.

The lab performs tests in the areas of Diabetes, Thyroid Function, Bone Metabolism, Cardiac Markers, Inflammation and Oxidative Stress, Reproductive Endocrinology, Lipid profiles, Chemistry profiles, Complete Blood Count, Adrenal and Pituitary function, Anemia, and other Analytes (see list for assays) on human and some cell culture and animal specimens.

The lab only provides services for referring physicians and research investigators for their human or animal research studies.

For further information on testing availability, prices and contract services please contact us at 448-5803. You can also email Dr. Stenz at fstentz@uthsc.edu.

Available Endocrinology/Lipoprotein Lab Tests

Adrenal/Pituitary

ACTH

Cortisol

hGH

Diabetes

Insulin

Proinsulin

C-Peptide

Urinary Albumin

Glucose

Gastrin

Glucagon

Glucagon Like Peptide (GLP)

HbA1c

Leptin

Adiponectin

Pancreatic Polypeptide

Resistin

VIP

Growth

Growth Hormone

IGF-1

IGFBP-3

Reproductive Endocrinology

Androstenedione

DHEA-SO4

DHEA

Estradiol

Unconjugated Estriol (uE3)

FSH

LH

HCG (total HCG)

Free Beta HCG

Progesterone

Prolactin

PSA

SHBG (Sex Hormone Binding Globulin)

Total Testosterone

Free Testosterone

Thyroid Function

Free T3

Total T3

Free T4

Total T4

TBG

Thyroglobulin

Anti-TG Ab

Anti-TPO Ab

T3 Uptake

TSH (Third Generation)

Bone Metabolism

Calcitonin

Osteocalcin

Intact PTH

25 OH Vitamin D

1, 25 OH2 Vitamin D

Pyrilinks D

Cardiac Biomarkers

CK-MB

High Sensitivity (hs) CRP

D-Dimer

Homocysteine

Myoglobin

BNP

Troponin I

Inflammation & Oxidative Stress Markers

TNF- a

IL-1b

IL-6

IL-8

IL-10

IL-2

IL-2R

other cytokines upon request

hsCRP

Endothelin

E-Selectin

LBP (Lipopolysaccharide BindingProtein)

8-isoprostane

Malondialdehyde

lipid hydroperoxide

Superoxide Dismutase (SOD)

Lipid Profiles

ApoE

Lp(a)

Panel A (cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL, LDL, IDL, VLDL, ApoB, Lp(a)

Panel B (cholesterol, triglyceride, HDL, LDL, IDL, VLDL, ApoA-I, A-II, B, C-III, Lp(a), Phosphatidylglycerol)

Cholesterol

Triglycerides

HDL, LDL

Free Fatty Acids (FFA)

Complete Blood Count

WBC

RBC

Lymphocytes

Monocytes

Granulocytes

Hemoglobin

Hematocrit

MCV

MCH

MCHC

RDW

Platelets

Anemia

EPO (erythropoietin)

Ferritin

Folic Acid

Vitamin B12

Other Analytes

Beta-2 Microglobulin

Nicotine Metabolite

Epinephrine

Norepinephrine

Chemistry

Glucose

BUN

Creatinine

Na

K

Cl

CO2

CPK

Calcium

Magnesium

Phosphorus

Uric Acid

Albumin

Bilirubin

AST

ALT

Alkaline phosphatase

GGT

Iron

Tumor Markers

AFP (Alpha Fetoprotein)

BR-MA (CA-15-3)

CEA

GI-MA (CA-19-9)

BTF (Bladder Tumor Fibronectin)

PAP

PSA

Free PSA

OM-MA (CA 125)

Last Published: Jun 27, 2017