Test Catalog

Test ID: DCORT    
11-Deoxycortisol, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Diagnostic workup of patients with congenital adrenal hyperplasia

 

Part of metyrapone testing in the workup of suspected secondary or tertiary adrenal insufficiency

 

Part of metyrapone testing in the differential diagnostic workup of Cushing syndrome

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

See Steroid Pathways in Special Instructions.

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

11-Deoxycortisol, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

11-Deoxycortisol
11-Deoxycorticosteroid
Cortodoxone
INN
USAN
BAN
11-Desoxycortisol
17-hydroxy-11-deoxycorticosterone
Compound B
Compound S
Corticosterone
Deoxycortisol
Tetrahydro S
Cortoxelone