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Test Code CAH AdStr CAH Panel, Adrenal Steroid Quantitative

Important Note

Note: Profile includes: 11-Deoxycortisol, 17-Hydroxyprogesterone, 17-Hydroxypregnenolone, and Pregnenolone.

Additional Codes

CAH AS PO (Post Stim)

Clinical System Name

CAH Panel, Adrenal Steroid Quantitative

Synonyms

CAH Panel, Adrenal Steroid Qnt Post Stim

11-Deoxycortisol

17-Hydroxypregnenolone

17-Hydroxyprogesterone

CAH

Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

Pregnenolone

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole Blood

Container(s): Gold SST, Red, Dark Green/Sodium Heparin, Lt. Green/Lithium Heparin Microtainer, or Lavender/EDTA

Preferred Vol: 2.4 mL

Minimum Vol: 1.2 mL

 

Note: Deliver to the Main Lab within 1/2 of collection.

Processing Instructions

Reject due to: Refrigerated or room temperature specimens.

Spin: Y

Aliquot: Y

Temp: -20 C

Storage location: Separate serum or plasma from cells within TWO hours of collection. CRITICAL FROZEN. Place sample in the CPA -20 freezer, Send Outs rack.

 

Off-site collection: Separate serum or plasma from cells within TWO hours of collection. CRITICAL FROZEN

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum or Plasma Room temp

Unacceptable

  Refrigerated

Unacceptable

  Frozen

6 m

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N Drawn daily, performed M - F 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: Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Analytical Volume: 0.6 mL Serum or Plasma

Limitations:

CPT Codes

82634, 83498, 84143, 84140

Send Out Instructions

Reference Test Name: Adrenal Steroid Quantitative Panel by HPLC-MS/MS, Serum or Plasma
Reference Test Number:

0092330

Instructions:

Ship frozen.Send out Monday - Friday with the ARUP courier.