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Test Name: Sunquest Test Code Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

DHEAS-SULFATE

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
DHEASL      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: 82627.03         Geisinger Epic ID: 24052

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Serum
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
1 mL aliquot of serum; minimum 0.5 mL.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Allow to clot. Centrifuge 10 minutes at 3000 rpm. . 
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated (preferred) or frozen.
Specimen stability:
Room Temperature: 3 days. Refrigerated: 7 days. Frozen: 28 days.
Rejection criteria:
Stability limits exceeded.

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
DHEA-S, Females
< 1 month: 15-261 mcg/dL
1-6 months: < or = 74 mcg/dL
7-11 months: < or = 26 mcg/dL
1-3 yrs: < or = 22 mcg/dL
4-6 yrs: < or = 34 mcg/dL
7-9 yrs: < or = 92 mcg/dL
10-13 years: < or = 148 mcg/dL
14-17 years: 37-307 mcg/dL

Tanner Stages (7-17 years)
Tanner I: < or = 46 mcg/dL
Tanner II: 15-113 mcg/dL
Tanner III: 42-162 mcg/dL
Tanner IV: 42-241 mcg/dL
Tanner V: 45-320 mcg/dL
18-29 years: 45-320 mcg/dL
30-39 years: 40-325 mcg/dL
40-49 years: 25-220 mcg/dL
50-59 years: 15-170 mcg/dL
60-69 years: < or = 185 mcg/dL
70-90 years: < or = 90 mcg/dL
> 90 years: Not Established

DHEA-S, Males
< 1 month: < or = 316 mcg/dL
1-6 months: < or = 58 mcg/dL
7-11 months: < or = 26 mcg/dL
1-3 yrs: < or = 15 mcg/dL
4-6 yrs: < or = 27 mcg/dL
7-9 yrs: < or = 91 mcg/dL
10-13 years: < or = 138 mcg/dL
14-17 years: 38-340 mcg/dL
Tanner Stages (7-17 years)
Tanner I: < or = 89 mcg/dL
Tanner II: < or = 81 mcg/dL
Tanner III: 22-126 mcg/dL
Tanner IV: 33-177 mcg/dL
Tanner V: 110-510 mcg/dL
18-29 years: 110-510 mcg/dL
30-39 years: 110-370 mcg/dL
40-49 years: 45-345 mcg/dL
50-59 years: 25-240 mcg/dL
60-69 years: 25- 95 mcg/dL
70-90 years: < or = 75 mcg/dL
> 90 years: Not Established
Additional information:
Detection limit 15 mcg/dL.
CPT code(s):
82627
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) sulfate.
Methodology:
Immunoassay
Synonyms:
Dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate
DHEAS, DHEA-SO4
Quest test code 402

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Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Monday-Friday morning    
Performed stat? No
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