Estrogens, Fractionated by Tandem Mass Spectrometry
0093248
Ordering Recommendation
Recommended test for evaluating endogenous estrogen status in postmenopausal women, men, or children.
Mnemonic
EST FR TMS
Methodology
Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-4 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Serum separator tube, lavender (EDTA), pink (K2EDTA), or green (sodium or lithium heparin).  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum or plasma from cells within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 0.5 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min 0.3 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
 
 
Test Number Components Reference Interval
0093247Estradiol, Males, Children or Postmenopausal Females by Tandem Mass Spectrometry  
 
Reference Intervals for Estradiol-​Children
Tanner Stages
I
II
III
IV and V
Males
less than 8 pg/mL
less than 10 pg/mL
1-​35 pg/mL
3-​35 pg/mL
Females
less than 56 pg/mL
2-​133 pg/mL
12-​277 pg/mL
2-​259 pg/mL
Age Group
7-​9
10-​12
13-​15
16-​17
Males
less than 7 pg/mL
less than 11 pg/mL
1-​36 pg/mL
3-​34 pg/mL
Females
less than 36 pg/mL
1-​87 pg/mL
9-​249 pg/mL
2-​266 pg/mL

 
Reference Intervals for Estradiol-​Adults
Females 18 Years and Older Males 18 years and Older
Pre-​menopausal:
Early Follicular: 30-​100 pg/mL
Late Follicular: 100-​400 pg/mL
Luteal: 50-​150 pg/mL
10-​42 pg/mL
Postmenopausal: 2-​21 pg/mL  
0093249Estrone, by Tandem Mass Spectrometry  
 
Reference Intervals for Estrone-​Children
Tanner Stages:
I
II
III
IV and V
Males
less than 7 pg/mL
less than 11 pg/mL
1-​31 pg/mL
2-​30 pg/mL
Females
less than 27 pg/mL
1-​39 pg/mL
8-​117 pg/mL
4-​109 pg/mL
Age Group
7-​9
10-​12
13-​15
16-​17
Males
less than 7 pg/mL
less than 11 pg/mL
1-​30 pg/mL
1-​32 pg/mL
Females
less than 20 pg/mL
1-​40 pg/mL
8-​105 pg/mL
4-​133 pg/mL

 
Reference Intervals for Estrone-​Adults
Females 18 Years and Older Males 18 Years and Older
Premenopausal:
Early Follicular: less than 150 pg/mL
Late Follicular: 100-​250 pg/mL
Luteal: less than 200 pg/mL
9-​36 pg/mL
Postmenopausal: 3-​32 pg/mL  
 Estrogens Total Calculation  
 
Reference Intervals of Estrogens
Tanner Stages:
I
II
III
IV and V
Males
1-​11
1-​19
3-​61
4-​62
Females
1-​86
3-​169
23-​351
8-​341
Age Group:
7-​9
10-​12
13-​15
16-​17
Males
less than 10
1-​19
3-​62
4-​64
Females
1-​48
2-​116
15-​333
6-​354

 
Reference Intervals of Estrogens of Adults
Females 18 Years or Older Males 18 Years or Older
Total Estrogens (estrone+ estradiol) pg/mL Total Estrogens (estrone+ estradiol) pg/mL
Pre-​menopausal:
Early Follicular: 30-​250
Late Follicular: 200-​650
Luteal: 50-​350
19-​69
Post-​menopausal: 5-​52  
Interpretive Data


See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS
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.
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
82671
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0093247Estradiol by TMS35384-7
0093249Estrone by TMS2258-2
0093251Estrogens Total Calculation53765-4
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Aliases
  • Estrone (E1) and Estradiols (E2)
  • Total Estrogens