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Steroid Panel, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code MOLT (Order in Apex as 'Miscellaneous Outside Lab Test' using the complete test name above)
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method LC/MS/MS
Container type Red top (Gold top NOT acceptable)
Amount to Collect 1 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 0.5 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.25 mL serum
UCSF Rejection Criteria Hemolysis, gross lipemia, gross icterus. Collected in Gold top or other gel containing tube.
Processing notes Spin, aliquot and freeze serum at -20C. Order Quest test # 90398
Ref Lab Rejection Criteria Hemolysis, gross lipemia, gross icterus
Normal range
Synonyms CAH
Stability Room temperature 3 days, refrigerated 1 week, frozen 1 month
Turn around times 4-7 days
CPT coding 82157-90, 82634-90, 82533-90, 82626-90, 84143-90, 84144-90, 83498-90, 84403-90, 82633-90
Last Updated 7/6/2015 8:33:48 AM
Entry Number 1601
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