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Test ID: DOC    
11-Deoxycortisol, Serum

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

8547

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

Diagnostic workup of patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia

 

Part of metyrapone testing in the workup of suspected secondary or tertiary adrenal insufficiency

 

Part of metyrapone testing in the differential diagnostic workup of Cushing syndrome

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

See Steroid Pathways in Special Instructions.

Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test

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

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

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

11-Deoxycortisol, S

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

11-Deoxycorticosteroid
11-Deoxycortisol
11-Desoxycortisol
Compound B
Compound S
Corticosterone
Deoxycortisol
Tetrahydro S