Test Details

Mnemonic

DHEAS

Ordering Code

1010060

CPT-4 Code(s)

82627

Specimen Information

Collect

SST
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Specimen Preparation

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

Serum: Red top
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Minimum Volume

0.5 mL
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Transport Temperature

Refrigerated
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Rejection Criteria

Grossly hemolyzed or grossly lipemic specimens, plasma
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Stability

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

Chemiluminescence
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Reference Range

Males: Low ug/dL
20 - 29 280
30 - 39 120
40 - 49 95
50 - 59 70
60 - 69 42
70 - 79 28
Males: High ug/dL
20 - 29 640
30 - 39 520
40 - 49 530
50 - 59 310
60 - 69 290
70 - 79 175
Females: Low ug/dL
20 - 29 65
30 - 39 45
40 - 49 32
50 - 59 26
60 - 69 13
70 - 79 17
Females: High ug/dL
20 - 29 380
30 - 39 270
40 - 49 240
50 - 59 200
60 - 69 130
70 - 79 90
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Performing Laboratory

Warde Medical Laboratory
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