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Test ID: DHVD    
1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D, Serum

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

8822

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

As a second-order test in the assessment of vitamin D status, especially in patients with renal disease

 

Investigation of some patients with clinical evidence of vitamin D deficiency (eg, vitamin D-dependent rickets due to hereditary deficiency of renal 1-alpha hydroxylase or end-organ resistance to 1,25-dihydroxy vitamin D)

 

Differential diagnosis of hypercalcemia

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

Extraction/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

1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D, S

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

1,25-Dihydroxy Vitamin D
1,25-Dihydroxycholecalciferol
1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D3
Calcitriol