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Test ID: ACTH    
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH), Plasma

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

8411

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

Determining the cause of hypercortisolism and hypocortisolism

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

Automated Chemiluminescent Immunometric Assay

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

Adrenocorticotropic Hormone, P

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

ACTH (Adrenocorticotropic Hormone)
ACTH (Corticotropin)
Adrenal Corticotropin Hormone
Corticotropin
Cushing's Disease
Cortrosyn