17-Ketosteroids, 24 Hour Urine

Alternate Name: 17 KETO

SAL Code:

3429

CPT:

83586

Turn Around Time:

5 days

Setup:

Mon,Wed,Fri

Department:

Special Chemistry

Methodology:

Quantitative Spectrophotometry

Specimen Requirements:

Primary Tube:

24 Hr Urine Container

Primary Substance:

24hUrine

Temperature

Period

Stable Ambient:

4 Hours max

Stable Fridge:

2 weeks

Rejection Criteria:

Improper labeling

Clinical Info:

Assess adrenal androgen production.

Additional Information:

An alternative and more specific test for adrenal androgen function is Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate, Serum.

Sample Collection:

Transfer two 4 mL aliquots from a well-mixed 24-hour urine collection into 2 Standard Transport Tubes.
Record total volume and collection time interval on transport tube and test request form.
Keep refrigerated.

Test Information:

Components:

Component Name CPT Loinc
17-Ketosteroids Per 24 Hrs -
Creatinine, Urine by Volume -
Creatinine, Urine per 24 Hr -
Hours Collected -
Total Volume -