11-Deoxycortisol Quantitative by HPLC-MS/MS, Serum or Plasma
Ordering Recommendation
Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Mon, Wed, Fri
2-5 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
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Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Serum separator tube. Also acceptable: Plain red, pink (K2EDTA), plasma separator tube, or green (sodium heparin).  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.3 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Grossly hemolyzed specimens.  
After separation from cells: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 6 months  
Reference Interval
Effective August 19, 2013
Age Female Male
Premature (26-​28 weeks) 110-​1376 ng/dL 110-​1376 ng/dL
Premature (29-​36 weeks) 70-​455 ng/dL 70-​455 ng/dL
Full Term (1-​5 months) 10-​200 ng/dL 10-​200 ng/dL
6-​11 months 10-​276 ng/dL 10-​276 ng/dL
1-​3 years 7-​247 ng/dL 7-​202 ng/dL
4-​6 years 8-​291 ng/dL 8-​235 ng/dL
7-​9 years Less than or equal to 94 ng/dL Less than or equal to 120 ng/dL
10-​12 years Less than or equal to 123 ng/dL Less than or equal to 92 ng/dL
13-​15 years Less than or equal to 107 ng/dL Less than or equal to 95 ng/dL
16-​17 years Less than or equal to 47 ng/dL Less than or equal to 106 ng/dL
18 years and older Less than 33 ng/dL Less than 50 ng/dL
Tanner Stage I Less than or equal to 94 ng/dL Less than or equal to 105 ng/dL
Tanner Stage II Less than or equal to 136 ng/dL Less than or equal to 108 ng/dL
Tanner Stage III Less than or equal to 99 ng/dL Less than or equal to 111 ng/dL
Tanner Stage IV & V Less than or equal to 50 ng/dL Less than or equal to 83 ng/dL
After metyrapone stimulation Greater than 8000 ng/dL Greater than 8000 ng/dL
Interpretive Data

See Compliance Statement B:
Statement B: This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.
CPT Code(s)
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
009233111-Deoxycortisol, HPLC-MS/MS1657-6
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