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Laboratory Medicine

Test Directory / 17- hydroxyprogesterone

17- hydroxyprogesterone

Brown clotted serum, gel barrier

Test17- hydroxyprogesterone
Common Abbreviations17OHP
ProfileNA
Tube typeBrown clotted serum, gel barrier
Clinical IndicationUsed in the investigation of ambiguous genitalia in the newborn infant and in the diagnosis and monitoring of patients with classical and late-onset congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH).
Specimen TypeBlood
Sample typeSerum
Minimum Volume0.1mL
Special PrecautionsNo special requirements
StabilityContact Referral Laboratory
Turnaround Time7 days
LaboratorySAS Steroid Hormone Centre St James's University Hospital Beckett Street Leeds LS9 7TF 0113 206 4717
Reference IntervalContact Referral Laboratory
LimitationsContact Referral Laboratory
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