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Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) *

SIM SIM Code: 12381 
CPT 82651 
Synonyms DHT;Androstaner-3-one;Hydroxy-5α 
Specimen Type Serum (preferred) or plasma 
Container Gold-top or red-top tube; lavender-top (EDTA) tube or green-top(heparin) tube
Collection Instructions
Volume 1mL.
Minimum vol.: 0.5mL
Additional Information Lab Corp does not perform in-house, referred to Endocrine Sciences
Patient Preparation
Specimen Processing Instructions Separate serum or plasma from cells within one hour of collection.
Transport Requirements Frozen
Specimen Stability Frozen : 19 months
Rejection Criteria Quantity not sufficient; whole blood
Reference Range Reference range accompanies report
Test Includes Dihyrotestosterone  
Methodology High pressure liquid chromatography(HPLC) with tandem mass spectrometry 
Testing Frequency  
LCA 500142 
Reviewed By Lisa McBride          
Reviewed Date 2/13/2018 
* Denotes Reference Lab Test 

Reviewed by Lisa McBride on February 13, 2018

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