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dihydrotestosterone (esoterix)
Synonyms: Androstaner-3-one; DHT; Hydroxy-5a (Alpha) 
Computer Code: (RDHYTE)
Specimen Collection: 5 mL blood (red, gold, lavender or sodium heparin green top tube). Send immediately to special chemistry. 
Minimum Volume: 1 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Serum: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove serum, freeze. Min 0.5 mL serum. Plasma: centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove plasma, freeze. Min 0.5 mL plasma. Serum or plasma must be removed from cells within 1 hour of collection. 
Reference Values: See Reference Laboratory Report  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 10 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 82651 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 11/24/2014
Time: 03:03:25 (24hr)