Test Details

Mnemonic

DHEAS

Ordering Code

1010060

CPT-4 Code(s)

82627

Specimen Information

Collect

Serum separator tube (SST)

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 1.0 mL serum refrigerated in a screw capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen

Serum: Red top

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Grossly hemolyzed or grossly lipemic specimens, plasma

Stability

Room temperature: Unacceptable
Refrigerated: 2 days
Frozen: 60 days

Methodology

Chemiluminescence
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Reference Range

Males:
Age ug/dL
20 - 29 280 - 640
30 - 39 120 - 520
40 - 49 95 - 530
50 - 59 70 - 310
60 - 69 42 - 290
70 - 79 28 - 175

Females:
Age ug/dL
20 - 29 65 - 380
30 - 39 45 - 270
40 - 49 32 - 240
50 - 59 26 - 200
60 - 69 13 - 130
70 - 79 17 - 90
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Performing Laboratory

Warde Medical Laboratory
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