Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) Order Code : DEHEA
Note: Stability- 7 days refrigerated (preferred), 14 days frozen
Synonyms: DHEA
Specimen Type: Preferred-serum Acceptable-EDTA plasma
Container Type: Preferred-Red top, plain Acceptable-EDTA lavender top
Required Volume: 0.5 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.2 mL
Methodology: Liquid Chromatography - Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Standard Run Times: twice per week
Turnaround Time: 5 days
CPT Codes: 82626
SHC EPIC Code: LABDEHEA
Department: Special Chemistry