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 Field Name  Data Description
Test Name  Dihydrotestosterone (DHT)
Code  Dihydrotestosterone (DHT).
CPT Code  80327
Last Modified  3/23/2018 10:59:00 AM
Test Name  DHT.
Synonyms  DHT, Androstaner-3-one, Hydroxy-5a, hydroxy 5 alpha, endocrine sciences
Patient Preparation  
Spec. Requirements  Blood
Tube  Red, Gold, Lavender (EDTA), or Green (Heparin)
Collection Volume  4.0 mL RED or Drk. Green, 3.5 mL Gold, 2.0 mL Lavender, 3.0 mL Lt. Green
Storage  Freeze - 19 Months, Refrigerated or Ambient 7 Days
Routine TAT  6 - 7 DAYS
Days Test Performed  
Performed by BHS  None
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Reference Lab  LabCorp of America
Reference Lab Code  500142 Dihydrotestosterone
Clinical Use  
Reference Range  
Critical Value  
Testing Sample Type  Serum or plasma FROZEN
Min Lab Testing Volume  1.0 mL
Special Handling  Collection:Separate serum or plasma from cells within one hour of collection.Send serum or plasma in a plastic transport tube.Transfer specimen to plastic transport tube before freezing
Lab Notes  Testing is performed at Esoterix Endocrinology Laboratory: ES#500144
Methodology  LC/MS-MS - Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry

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