Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
OHPRGNBASE
Methodology

Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Performed

Mon-Fri

Reported

1-4 days

New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Collect

Serum separator tube. Also acceptable: Plain red, lavender (EDTA), pink  (K2EDTA), or green (sodium or lithium heparin).

Specimen Preparation

Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 0.5 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube and freeze immediately. (Min: 0.25 mL)

Storage/Transport Temperature

CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Unacceptable Conditions

Refrigerated or room temperature specimens.

Remarks
Stability

After separation from cells: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 6 months

Reference Interval
Age
Female
Male
Premature (26-28 weeks) 1219-9799 ng/dL 1219-9799 ng/dL
Premature (29-36 weeks) 346-8911 ng/dL 346-8911 ng/dL
Full Term (1-5 months) 229-3104 ng/dL 229-3104 ng/dL
6-12 months less than or equal to 917ng/dL less than or equal to 917ng/dL
13-23 months less than or equal to 592 ng/dL less than or equal to 592 ng/dL
2-4 years less than or equal to 280 ng/dL less than or equal to 249 ng/dL
5-6 years less than or equal to 350 ng/dL less than or equal to 319 ng/dL
7-9 years less than or equal to 212 ng/dL less than or equal to 187 ng/dL
10-12 years less than or equal to 398 ng/dL less than or equal to 392 ng/dL
13-15 years less than or equal to 407 ng/dL 35-465 ng/dL
16-17 years less than or equal to 423 ng/dL 32-478 ng/dL
18 years and older Less than 226 ng/dL Less than 442 ng/dL
Tanner Stage I less than or equal to 235 ng/dL less than or equal to 208 ng/dL
Tanner Stage II less than or equal to 367 ng/dL less than or equal to 355 ng/dL
Tanner Stage III less than or equal to 430 ng/dL less than or equal to 450 ng/dL
Tanner Stage IV-V less than or equal to 412 ng/dL 35-478 ng/dL

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

84143

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0092335 17-Hydroxypregnenolone Baseline 51670-8
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Aliases
17-Hydroxypregnenolone Baseline Specimen