ANDROSTENEDIONE - (S)
Test Code: ANSD
For women, it is recommended that specimens be collected 1 week before or after menstrual period.
This test is primarily used for the differential diagnosis of congenital adrenal hyperplasia and virulizing disorders.
(Fasting sample is recommended).
Serum: 1.0 mL
In-Common Laboratories Reference Values
Age and gender specific reference ranges are provided on patient report.
New LC-MS/MS method and reference ranges effective June 27, 2016.
Within 2 Weeks
Store and send frozen to In-Common Laboratories. Multiple freeze/thaw unacceptable.