11-Deoxycorticosterone Quantitative by HPLC-MS/MS, Serum or Plasma
2008458
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
DCRN
Methodology
Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Performed
Mon, Wed, Fri
Reported
2-5 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
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Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
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.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 6 months  
Reference Interval
Effective August 18, 2014
 
Gestation Time, Age Reference Interval
Premature (26-​28 weeks) 20 -​ 105 ng/dL
Premature (29-​33 weeks) Not Established
Premature (34-​36 weeks) 28 -​ 78 ng/dL
Full Term Newborn Elevated at birth; decreases to
7-​ 49 ng/dL during first week

 
Age, Draw Time Reference Interval
1-​11 months 7-​ 49 ng/dL
Prepubertal children Less than or equal to 34 ng/dL
Adults Less than or equal to 19 ng/dL
Interpretive Data


See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS  
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
82633
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
200845911-Deoxycorticosterone, HPLC-MS/MS
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