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17-Hydroxycorticosteroids, timed urine

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Quest

 

Test ID: 

LAB2300

 

Synonyms: 

Hydroxycorticoids, 17, Timed Urine

Methodology: 

Colorimetric

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

7 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 20.0 mL Urine in a 24 Hr Urine Container.
Pediatric volume: 10 mL.
Collected with 10 grams Boric Acid or 25
mL 50% Acetic Acid or 25 mL 6N HCl during collection to
maintain pH below 7.5. Collect urine with preservative,
or keep urine refrigerated during collection, if
preservative is not used.
Stability: Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 month

 

Notes: 

Includes Creatinine.

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

 http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/TestDetail.action?tabName=OrderingInfo&ntc=15203

 

 

CPT Code(s): 

83491, 82570

Last Changed: 

8/17/2017 7:21:53 AM

Last Reviewed: 

8/17/2017 7:22:03 AM