Days Set Up
Sunday - Thursday
Analytic Time

1 day

Soft Order Code
MMLR

Test Updated:

Synonyms

17-KS
Ketosteroids, 17-
STEROIDS, 17-KETO
17K

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Colorimetric

Test Usage
 
Reference Range

Age and sex specific reference ranges provided with report.

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Instructions

Collect 24 hour urine specimen. Add 10 gm boric acid or 30 mL 6N HCl as a preservative. Mix well, measure 24 hour urine volume, aliquot into a plastic urine container and refrigerate. Record total 24 hour urine volume and collection dates/times on request form.

Normal Volume
20 mL aliquot of 24 hour urine collection
Minimum Volume
10 mL aliquot of 24 hour urine collection

Billing Information

CPT Code
83586
Pro Fee Code
 
Insurance Auth Info
 
LOINC
6766-0

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Our High Standard

Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.