Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate Order Code : DHS
Synonyms: DHEA-S; DHEAS
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: Preferred: SST Gold-top gel tube; acceptable: Red-top tube (Plain) no additive
Required Volume: 1 mL
Methodology: Immunoassay
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat
Turnaround Time: 12 hours
CPT Codes: 82627
LPCH EPIC Code: LABYDHEAS
SHC EPIC Code: LABYDHEAS
Causes For Rejection: Specimens other than serum are unacceptable.
Department: Special Chemistry