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Lab Test Dictionary

11-Deoxycortisol (30543)

Methodology

Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry


Synonyms

Compound S; Metyrapone Response

Specimen Type

Serum or Plasma

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano


Epic ID

LAB00960

Lab Test Days

Tuesday

Standard TAT

2-9 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1-2 mL Blood

Container Type

Red Top (No Additive)

Collection Instructions

Plasma collected in an EDTA (lavender-top), EDTA (royal blue-top), sodium heparin (green-top) or lithium heparin (green-top) tube is also acceptable. An early morning specimen is preferred.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Frozen-Only

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 4 Days; Refrigerated: 4 Days; Frozen: 28 Days

Rejection Criteria

Serum/plasma separator tube (SST/PST)

Test Volume Required

1 mL Serum or Plasma

Minimum Test Volume

0.25 mL Serum or Plasma


CPT Codes

82634


Revised

10-27-19

Initials

SL