Specimen: 2 mL (0.5 mL min.) Serum from 1 SST. Overnight fasting is preferred. Specify age and sex on test request form. Ship refrigerated or frozen.
Stability (Room): 2 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 1 week
Stability (Frozen): 2 months
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 5 – 15 days
Usage: This assay is useful in identification of androgen secreting adrenal tumors specially Adrenal carcinomas. It is an adjunct in the diagnosis of Congenital adrenal hyperplasia. It is also useful in the diagnosis of Premature adrenarche.
Disease: Disorders of Adrenal Gland
Home Collection: Available
Pre-test Information: Overnight fasting is preferred.