Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for 11-Deoxycortisol,Serum/Plasma

Test Name: 11-Deoxycortisol,Serum/Plasma
Alternate Name(s):  
Laboratory: Core (all campuses)
Specimen Type: 6 mL Red top Vacutainer tube
or
4.5 mL Lavender top tube
Pediatric:

0-2 yrs: Red 0.5pk.
2-10 yrs 2 mL Red top
Collection Information: A minimum volume of 1 mL of serum or plasma (EDTA) is required for testing.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: As required
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
10 days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: See report for therapeutic ranges
Effective Date: 2008-12-16
Revised Date: 2014-02-25
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments: Hospitals In-Common Laboratory Inc.
Special Processing:  
Comments: Referred out Monday - Thursday
Method of Analysis: Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) Quantitative
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Store and send frozen
System Codes: 
Cerner
DOC
 
Referred To: In-Common Laboratories

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