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Test ID F17HP 17-Hydroxy Progesterone, Urine

Reporting Name

17-Hydroxy Progesterone, U

Method Name

Radioimmunoassay (RIA)

Performing Laboratory

Inter Science Institute

Specimen Type

Urine

Specimen Required

10 mL from a 24-hour urine collection. No special preservative required:

hydrochloric acid and boric acid are acceptable Refrigerate specimen

during collection. Send specimen frozen in plastic bottle.

Note:    1. Patient should not be on any Corticosteroid, ACTH,

                     steroid, estrogen, or gonadotropin medication, if possible,

                     for at least 48 hours prior to start of urine collection.

                2. Duration and total volume required.

Specimen Minimum Volume

5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Urine Frozen (preferred) 180 days
  Refrigerated  7 days

Reference Values

Pediatric Reference Ranges:

Newborns and Infants:

3 days to 1 year:  Up to 50 ng/24 hrs

 

Children: 1 - 8 years:  Up to 300 ng/24 hrs

 

Adult Reference Ranges:

Male:  Up to 2.0 ug/24 hrs.

 

Female: Up to 4.5 ug/24 hrs.

 

Test Performed by: Inter Science Institute

                                      944 West Hyde Park Blvd.

                                      Inglewood, CA 90302

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday

Test Classification

This test was performed using a kit that has been approved by the FDA for an alternate matrix. The analytic performance characteristics of this test for the submitted matrix have been determined by Inter Science Institute.

CPT Code Information

83498

LOINC Code Information

Result ID Reporting Name LOINC Code
Z0931 17-Hydroxy Progesterone, U 9616-4
Z0920 Units of Measure In Process