Specimen Requirements

Title

DHEA (DEHYDROEPIANDROSTERONE)

Specimen Requirement

Overnight fasting is preferred.

Draw blood in a plain-red top tube and centrifuge/0.5mL serum required for testing.

Alternate specimen: plasma: EDTA

Methodology

Stability

Room temp or Refrigerated 7 days

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

5-7 days Performed Monday-Friday

Clinical Use

Test Code

DHEA