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11DESOXYCORT

11-Desoxycortisol, Serum

Synonyms:
Compound S
Performing Lab:
Referral Laboratory
Container Type:
Plain red top or serum gel tube
Specimen Type:

Serum

Preferred Volume:
0.5 mL
Minimum Volume:
0.2 mL
Specimen Processing:

1. Transfer the serum to a plastic transport tube with screw cap.
2. THE SPECIMEN SHOULD BE FROZEN IMMEDIATELY AND MAINTAINED FROZEN UNTIL TESTED.

Store and Transport:
Frozen
Stability:

Frozen - 2 years
Refrigerated - 1 day
Room temperature - 1 day

CPT Codes:

82634

Method:
Liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Notes:

To avoid delays in turn around time when requesting multiple tests on frozen samples,
submit separate frozen samples for each test requested.

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