Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
17OHPROGU
Methodology

Quantitative Radioimmunoassay

Performed

Varies

Reported

7-10 days

New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation

Patient should not be on any corticosteroid, ACTH, estrogen, or gonadotropin medications, if possible, for at least 48 hours prior to collection of specimen.

Collect

24-hour urine. No special preservatives required.

Specimen Preparation

Mix specimen well. Refrigerate during collection. Transfer 10 mL aliquot of urine to ARUP Standard Transport Tubes. (Min: 5 mL) Submit total volume.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Frozen. On dry ice is preferred. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Unacceptable Conditions
Remarks
Stability

Ambient: 1 hour; Refrigerated: 4 days; Frozen: 6 months

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data



No compliance statements are in use for this test.

Note
Hotline History
N/A
Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0098378 Urine 17-Hydroxyprogesterone 1670-9
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Aliases
17-Hydroxyprogesterone, Urine

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