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This is a sendout test. Please note that turnaround time is defined as the anticipated time from set up day to results release.
S48561: 17-Hydroxycorticosteroids 24-Hour Urine [2394N] Print View
Total Volume     mL 
17-OH-Corticosteroids     mg/24hr 
Creatinine, 24-hour Urine     g/24hr 

PRIMARY
1 Urine Additive 20 (10) mL   Room Temperature - 8 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Frozen - 30 Day(s) See COLLECTION INSTRUCTIONS./// 
ALTERNATE

Collect urine with 10 g Boric acid (preferred) or 25 mL of
50% acetic acid or 30 mL of 6N Hcl acid (acceptable). Keep
urine refrigerated during collection.

Mix well and record the total volume on the test request form
and urine container.

Specimen required is 20 mL of 24 hrs urine preserved in 10 g
Boric acid (preferred) or 25 mL of 50% acetic acid or 30 mL
of 6N Hcl acid (acceptable) in a plastic leak-proof urine
container. Minimum volume = 10 mL.
Setup Schedule
Tuesday, Friday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Next day

CPT Codes
83491,82570

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Transport Temperature: Refrigerated (preferred) or frozen (acceptable)
Reject Criteria: specimens exceeding stability limit, specimens without preservatives.
METHODOLOGY: Colorimetric with Porter-Silber Reaction.






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