Test directory: 17-Alpha-Hydroxyprogesterone

Ordering Code8349
Test Name17-Alpha-Hydroxyprogesterone
Preferred SpecimenSerum
Preferred ContainerSST (Gold)
Other Specimen/ContainerEDTA, K2 (Lavender) OR Sodium Heparin (Green)
Optimum Volume1 mL
Collection InstructionsSerum or plasma must be separated from cells within 45 minutes of venipuncture. Send serum or plasma in a plastic transfer tube.
Handling InstructionsTesting is performed at Esoterix Endocrinology
Laboratory: ES#500270
Transport RequirementsOahu: Frozen
Airline: Frozen
Freeze/Thaw cycles = 3
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 7 Days
Refrigerated: 7 Days
Frozen: 2 Years
Avail. StatNO
Analytic Time6 - 12 Days
MethodologyHPLC Tandem Mass Spectometry
Reference Lab Esoterix Endocrinology

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
17-Alpha-HydroxyprogesteroneALLSee report.