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Test Code 17HPE / 500163-EX 17-HYDROXYPROGESTERONE, PEDIATRIC, SERUM

Performing Laboratory

Esoterix Laboratory Services (LabCorp Specialty Testing Group)

Clinical Significance

This test should be ordered ONLY by a pediatric endocrinology specialist or as a result of consultation with a pediatric endocrinology specialist.

Method Name

High-Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (HPLC-MS/MS)

Days and Times Test Performed

Monday through Friday

Report Available

2-4 Days

Specimen Type

Serum

Preferred Container

Serum Separator Tube (SST)

Preferred Volume

Serum: 1 mL (Serum Separator Tube (SST)) – Minimum volume does not allow for repeat testing.

Minimum Volume

Serum: 0.1 mL (Serum Separator Tube (SST))

Specimen Collection and Handling

Spin specimen and separate from cells within one hour and send frozen.

Add On Capable

Contact Reference Lab – If add-on can never be done, report the test to the Administrative Analyst

Advance Beneficiary Notice Requirements

No ABN Required

CPT Code Information

CPT Code

CPT Description

CPT Disclaimer

83498 Hydroxyprogesterone (17-d), Quantitative

Acceptable Alternative Container(s)

Red Top Tube

Performing Laboratory Location

Esoterix Laboratory Services (LabCorp Specialty Testing Group)