Sample type: Serum
Test name: 5-Alpha Dihydrotestosterone a.k.a. 5DHT, Dihydrotestosterone
Condition / Indication: Rarely indicated test
Special precautions & notes: Rarely indicated. Discuss with the laboratory in the first instance, prior to samples being taken.
Reference range: Reference ranges quoted on report provided by referral laboratory.
Container: Serum (Gold top)
Alternative container: Li heparin (green top)
Ideal volume (mL): 1 mL
Referred outside NBT for analysis? Yes
Discipline: Clinical Biochemistry
Turnaround time: 28 days
Referral location: SAS Steroid Centre, Specialist Laboratory Medicine, Block 46, St James’s University Hospital, Beckett Street, Leeds LS9 7TF