11-DEOXYCORTISOL QUANTITATIVE BY LC-MS/MS, SERUM OR PLASMA

Mnemonic

MISC

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Serum or Plasma, one 4 mL gold (SST), lavender (EDTA) or green (sodium or lithium heparin) top tube

Handling

Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP and freeze.

Preferred Volume

1.0 mL

Minimum Volume

0.3 mL

Transport

Frozen

Stability

AFTER SEPARATION FROM CELLS: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 6 months

Testing Information

Performed

Mon, Wed, Fri

Reported

3-6 days

Method

Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Referral Lab

ARUP (92331)

Reference Values

Reference Values

Interpretation provided.

CPT Codes

82634

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:41:54 AM