CORT - Overview: Cortisol, Serum

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: CORT    
Cortisol, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Discrimination between primary and secondary adrenal insufficiency


Differential diagnosis of Cushing syndrome

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

Immunoenzymatic Assay

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

Cortisol, S

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

Cortisol, Serum
Cortrosyn Stimulation Test
Dexamethasone Suppression Test
Diurnal Corticoids
Compound F