DEHYDROEPIANDROSTERONE (DHEA)

General Information

HLAB/HOL Code: DHEA
UPHSM LIS Test #: 8694
Schedule:
Testing Time:
Testing Lab: Labcorp

Specimen Info
Only 1 specimen type required, unless otherwise specified

Volume: 1.0 (0.5) mL Serum
Temperature: Refrigerated
Tube Type: Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube
Collection Info:

Methods

Liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry (LC/MS-MS)

Clinical Utilities

Evaluate adrenal carcinomas that frequently secrete large amounts of DHEA


CPT Codes

82626

* The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding
is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Reference Range

Age (years)                            Range (ng/dL)

0−5                                            0−67

6−7                                            0−110

8−10                                          0−185

11−12                                        0−201

13−14                                        0−318

15−16                                      39−481

17−19                                      40−491

>19                                           31−701