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Test ID: SGSS    
Synthetic Glucocorticoid Screen, Serum

Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011

81031

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Confirming the presence of listed synthetic glucocorticoids (see Interpretation)

 

Confirming the cause of secondary adrenal insufficiency

 

This assay does not detect fluticasone propionate.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) Stable Isotope Dilution Analysis

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Synthetic Glucocorticoid Screen, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Aerobid-M
Azmacort
Betamethasone
Budesonide
Celestone
Cutivate 0.005%
Decadron
Deltasone
Depo-Medrol
Dexamethasone
Diprolene
Diprolene AF
Diprosone
Entocort EC
Flonase
Flovent
Flovent Rotadisk
Fludrocortisone
Flunisolide
Fluorometholone
FML Forte Liquifilm
FML Liquifilm
FML S.O.P.
Kenalog
Liquid Pred
Medrol
Megace
Megestrol Acetate
Methylprednisolone
Mycolog-II
Nasalide
Orasone
Prednisolone
Prednisone
PULMICORT TURBUHALER
Rhinocort
Solu-Medrol
Triamcinolone Acetonide