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402: DHEA Sulfate, Immunoassay Print View
DHEA Sulfate IA  view ref range  mcg/dL 

PRIMARY
1 Serum 1 (0.5) mL   Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 14 Day(s)/Frozen - 28 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

DHEA-S is the sulfated form of DHEA and is the major androgen produced by the adrenal glands. This test is used in the differential diagnosis of hirsute or virilized female patients and for the diagnosis of isolated premature adrenarche and adrenal tumors. About 10% of hirsute women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) have elevated DHEA-S, but normal levels of other androgens.
Setup Schedule
Tuesday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
82627

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
Also known as DHEA-S.

Transport Temperature: Room Temperature






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