ACTH - Overview: Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH), Plasma

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: ACTH    
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH), Plasma

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

Electrochemiluminescence Immunoassay

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


Reporting Name A shorter or 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
Cushing's Disease