Liquid Chromatography Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Monitoring patients receiving 5 alpha reductase inhibitor therapy or chemotherapy and evaluating patients with possible 5 alpha reductase deficiency.
Age specific reference ranges provided with report.
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
Days Test Performed
2 - 6 days
Soft Order Code
5 Alpha Reductase Deficiency
Mayo DHTS (81479)
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Collect blood in a red top or SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into plastic vial and refrigerate.
1 mL serum
0.6 mL serum
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