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90567: Dihydrotestosterone, LC/MS/MS Print View
Dihydrotestosterone,LCMSMS LC/MS/MS    ng/dL 

PRIMARY
1 Serum Red Top 1 (0.6) mL   Frozen - 24 Month(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Plasma EDTA 1 (0.6) mL   Frozen - 24 Month(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)  

DHT is a potent androgen derived from testosterone via 5-alpha-reductase activity. 5-alpha-reductase deficiency results in incompletely virilized males (phenotypic females). This diagnosis is supported by an elevated ratio of testosterone to DHT.
Setup Schedule
Sunday-Friday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
80327

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: Room temperature Reject Criteria: Moderate to gross hemolysis; lipemia; serum separator tube Methodology: Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC/MS/MS)






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