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Lab Dept:

Chemistry

Test Name:

CAH PROFILE

General Information

Lab Order Codes:

CAH

Synonyms:

CAH Pediatric Profile 6; Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Profile

CPT Codes:

82157 – Androstenedione
82533 - Cortisol; total
82626 - Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA)
82633 - Deoxycorticosterone, 11-
83498 - Hydroxyprogesterone, 17-d
84143 - 17-hydroxypregnenolone
84144 – Progesterone
82634 - Deoxycortisol, 11-
84403 - Testosterone; total

Test Includes:

Androstenedione, Specific S, Cortisol, DHEA, DOC, 17-OH-Pregnenolone, Progesterone, 17-OH-Progesterone, Testosterone

Logistics

Test Indications:

See specific individual test

Lab Testing Sections:

Chemistry - Sendouts

Referred to:

Esoterix, Inc. (Test: 500865)

Phone Numbers:

MIN Lab: 612-813-6280

STP Lab: 651-220-6550

Test Availability:

Varies

Turnaround Time:

Varies

Special Instructions:

See specific individual test listing

Specimen

Specimen Type:

Blood

Container:

Red top (plain, no gel) tube

Draw Volume:

9 mL (Minimum: 6 mL) blood

Processed Volume:

3 mL (Minimum: 2 mL) serum

Collection:

Routine venipuncture

Special Processing:

Lab Staff: Centrifuge specimen and remove serum from cells within one hour. Store and ship frozen in plastic vial. Forward promptly.

Patient Preparation:

See specific test listing

Sample Rejection:

See specific test listing

Interpretive

Reference Range:

See specific test listing

Critical Values:

See specific test listing

Limitations:

See specific test listing

Methodology:

See individual assays

Contraindications:

See specific test listing

References:

Esoterix, Inc. Web Page http://www.esoterix.com/



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