Test Catalog

Test ID: 3MT    
3-Methoxytyramine, 24 Hour, Urine

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

A first- and second-order screening test for the presumptive diagnosis of catecholamine-secreting pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas

 

Testing in conjunction or as an alternative to plasma metanephrines (PMET / Metanephrines, Fractionated, Free, Plasma) or plasma catecholamine (CATP / Catecholamine Fractionation, Free, Plasma) testing

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

3-Methoxytyramine, 24h, U

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

3MT
3-methoxy-4-hydroxyphenethylamine
Methoxytyramine
Methoxytramine
3-Methoxytramine
3-Methoxytyramine
Urine Dopamine