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Test Code CAH Treatment CAH Panel, Treatment

Additional Codes

CAHTrt PO   (Post Stim)

Clinical System Name

CAH Panel, Treatment

Synonyms

CAH Panel, Treatment Post Stim

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole blood

Container(s):  Dark Green/Sodium Heparin or Red or Gold SST or Lavender/EDTA

Preferred Vol: 3 mL

Minimum Vol:  1.5 mL

 

Note: Draw blood between 6 - 10 am, deliver to the Lab immediately. Testosterone levels are at their peak during this time. If the draw happens outside of this window, the test can still be performed, however, results will be issued wiht a disclaimer.

Processing Instructions

Reject due to:

Spin: Y

Aliquot: Y

Temp:-20 C

Storage location:Place sample in the CPA freezer send-outs rack.

 Profile includes: Androstenedione, 17-Hydroxyprogesterone, and Testosterone.

 

Off-site collection:  Spin and ship refrigerated.

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum or plasma Room temp

24 h

  Refrigerated 1 w
  Frozen

6 m

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N Drawn daily, performed daily 4 - 7 d

 

Performing Laboratory

ARUP Laboratories

500 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108-1221

 

Phone Number: (800) 522-2787

Department

Department:  Send Outs

 

Phone Number: (206) 987-2563

Reference Range

Reference values provided with patient report.

Methodology

Method:LC/MS/MS

Analytical Volume: None specified

Limitations:

CPT Codes

82157; 83498; 84403

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name: Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Treatment Panel
Reference Test Number:

2002029

Instructions:

Send out M - F with ARUP courier.