DHEAS

Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulphate

Test Name:   Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulphate
Alternate Name (s):   DHEAS
Laboratory Module:   LAB
Ordering Mnemonic:   DHEAS
Specimen Type:   

Serum

Collection Container:   Red - 5.0 ml
Container Information
Red TubeRed TubeMicro-Red TubeMicro-Red Tube
Collection Information:    
Test Schedule:  

 

Turnaround Time:   Routine

30 days

Stat / Urgent
Reference Interval:    
Critical Values:    
Lab Process Notes :  
Females:  Puberty onset (Tanner 1-2) occurs for girls at a median age of 10.5 +/- 2 years.
Males:  Puberty onset (Tanner 1-2) occurs for boys at a median age of 11.5 +/- 2 years.
Storage & Transport:   Store and transport refrigerated.
Test Referred to :    Laboratory Reference Center, Hamilton

                 

Updated as of March 20, 2007

 
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