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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
CriticalValue  
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 
Supplemental
* Denotes Reference Lab Test 

Reviewed by Lisa McBride on February 13, 2018

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