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Deoxycorticosterone

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code DOC
Performed by ESCI
Sendout? Yes
Collection Instructions An early morning specimen is preferred.
Container type Gold top
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 1 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.5 mL serum
Processing notes Process immediately. Freeze serum at -20C
Units ng/dL
Normal range
Cord blood 111-372 ng/dL
1 wk-12 months 7-49 ng/dL
Pre-pubertal child (1-10 y/o) 2-34 ng/dL
≥ 18 year olds [0800 hours] 2-19 ng/dL
Synonyms DOC
Turn around times Test run Tues. Turnaround time: 3-9 days.
LOINC code 1656-8
Last Updated 2/26/2011 3:04:07 PM
Entry Number 295

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