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Test ID: PGSN
Progesterone, Serum

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Reference Values Describes reference intervals and additional information for interpretation of test results. May include intervals based on age and sex when appropriate. Intervals are Mayo-derived, unless otherwise designated. If an interpretive report is provided, the reference value field will state this.

Males

Cord blood: 569-1,107 ng/mL*

0-23 months: 0.87-3.37 ng/mL*

2-9 years: <0.15 ng/mL*

10-17 years: adult levels are attained by puberty.*

> or =18 years: 0.20-1.40 ng/mL

Females

Cord blood: 569-1,107 ng/mL*

0-23 months: 0.87-3.37 ng/mL*

2-9 years: 0.20-0.24 ng/mL*

10-17 years: values increase through puberty and adolescence.*

Premenopausal

Follicular phase: 0.20-1.50 ng/mL

Ovulation phase: 0.80-3.00 ng/mL

Luteal phase: 1.70-27.00 ng/mL

Postmenopausal: <0.15-0.80 ng/mL

 

*Lippe BM, LaFranchi SH, Lavin N, et al: Serum 17-alpha-hydroxyprogesterone, progesterone, estradiol, and testosterone in the diagnosis and management of congenital adrenal hyperplasia. J Pediatr 1974;85:782-787



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