Test Catalog

Test ID: E1    
Estrone, Serum

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

As part of the diagnosis and workup of precocious and delayed puberty in females and, to a lesser degree, males

 

As part of the diagnosis and workup of suspected disorders of sex steroid metabolism (eg, aromatase deficiency and 17 alpha-hydroxylase deficiency)

 

As an adjunct to clinical assessment, imaging studies and bone mineral density measurement in the fracture risk assessment of postmenopausal women, and, to a lesser degree, older men

 

Monitoring low-dose female hormone replacement therapy in postmenopausal women

 

Monitoring antiestrogen therapy (eg, aromatase inhibitor therapy)

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

Estrone, S

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

E1 (Estrone)
Estrone (E1), Serum