Ordering Recommendation

Not generally recommended. Adjunct tool for the evaluation of hirsutism.

Mnemonic
ANDRO GLUC
Methodology

Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Performed

Varies

Reported

3-17 days

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

Plain Red, Lavender (EDTA), or Serum Separator Tube (SST).

Specimen Preparation

Separate from cells within 1 hour. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Frozen. Also acceptable: Room temperature or refrigerated.

Unacceptable Conditions
Remarks
Stability

Ambient: 6 days; Refrigerated: 6 days; Frozen: 3 years

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

82154

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
2005420 Androstanediol Glucuronide Quantitative 1680-8
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Aliases
  • 17B-Diol Glucuronide (Androstanediol Glucuronide Quantitative)
  • 3-Alpha AG (Androstanediol Glucuronide Quantitative)
  • 3a-Androstanediol glucuronide (Androstanediol Glucuronide Quantitative)
  • 3a-Diol G (Androstanediol Glucuronide Quantitative)
  • 5a-androstane-3a (Androstanediol Glucuronide Quantitative)
  • Alpha-3-AG (Androstanediol Glucuronide Quantitative)
  • Androstanediol Glucuronide (Endocrine Sciences) (Androstanediol Glucuronide Quantitative)
Androstanediol Glucuronide Quantitative, Serum or Plasma

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