Sample type: Plasma
Test name: 17 OHP a.k.a. 17-hydroxyprogesterone
Condition / Indication: Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia - Diagnosis.
Special precautions & notes: Please discuss request with laboratory. Plasma recommended for Diagnosis (Bloodspot 17OHP is available for monitoring known CAH patients).
Reference range: Reference range quoted on report provided by referral laboratory.
Container: Li heparin (green top)
Alternative container: Serum (Gold top)
Ideal volume (mL): 5 mL
Referred outside NBT for analysis? Yes
Discipline: Clinical Biochemistry
Turnaround time: 14 days
Referral location: Endocrine Laboratory, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Immunology, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XW