Age and sex specific reference ranges provided with report.
4 - 14 days
- CAH Profile 4
- 3B-HSD Deficiency Screen
- Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia Profile
Specimen preferred to be spun, aliquoted and frozen within 1 hour. Per Esoterix, the specimen can sit up to 7 hours before being spun. But no longer.
Collect specimen in a red top tube; do not use SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial within 1 hour of collection and freeze. Per Esoterix, specimen can wait up to 7 hours before being spun, but no longer
Test includes Androstenedione, Cortisol, Deoxycorticosterone (DOC), Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), 11-Desoxycortisol, 17-OH-Pregnenolone, 17-Alpha-Hydroxyprogesterone (17-OHP), Progesterone, and Testosterone. Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories; performed by Esoterix Endocrinology.