Test Catalog

Test Id : FFES

Estradiol Free, Serum (includes Estradiol and SHBG)

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

High-pressure liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry (HPLC/MS-MS);Electrochemiluminescence immunoassay (ECLIA)

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

Yes

Reporting Name
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Free Estradiol with SHBG

Aliases
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Estradiol, Free, Serum

Free Estradiol, Serum

Specimen Type
Describes the specimen type validated for testing

Serum Red

Specimen Required
Defines the optimal specimen required to perform the test and the preferred volume to complete testing

Draw blood in a plain red-top tube (serum gel tube is not acceptable). Spin down, pour off into plastic vial within 1 hour of collection, and send 3 mL serum frozen.

Specimen Minimum Volume
Defines the amount of sample necessary to provide a clinically relevant result as determined by the Testing Laboratory

1.5 mL Note: This volume does not allow for repeat testing.

Reject Due To
Identifies specimen types and conditions that may cause the specimen to be rejected

Hemolysis NA
Lipemia NA
Icterus NA
Other NA

Specimen Stability Information
Provides a description of the temperatures required to transport a specimen to the performing laboratory, alternate acceptable temperatures are also included

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Red Frozen (preferred) 180 days
Ambient 48 hours
Refrigerated 48 hours

Reference Values
Describes reference intervals and additional information for interpretation of test results. May include intervals based on age and sex when appropriate. Intervals are Mayo-derived, unless otherwise designated. If an interpretive report is provided, the reference value field will state this.

Estradiol, Serum MS

Units: pg/mL

 

       Age                       Range

Newborn

Levels are markedly elevated at birth and fall rapidly during the first week to prepubertal values of <15.

 

Males <6 m

Levels increase to 10 - 32 between 30 and 60 days, then decline to prepubertal levels of <15 by six months.

 

Females <1 y

Levels increase to 5.0 - 50 between 30 and 60 days, then decline to prepubertal levels of <15 during the first year.

 

Prepubertal                   <15

Adult Males                   8.0 - 35

Adult Females

 Follicular                      30 - 100

 Luteal                          70 - 300

 Postmenopausal          <15

 

Free Estradiol, Percent

Units: %

 

      Age                        Range

Adult Males                 1.7 - 5.4

Adult Females             1.6 - 3.6

 

Free Estradiol, Serum

Units: pg/mL

 

      Age                        Range

Adult Males                 0.2 - 1.5

Adult Females             0.6 - 7.1

 

Sex Hormone Binding Globulin

Units: nmol/L

 

      Age                                    Range

 Infants (1 - 23m)                  60.0 - 252.0

Prepubertal                          72.0 - 220.0

Pubertal

  Males                               16.0 - 100.0

  Females                            36.0 - 125.0

Adult Males

   20 - 49 y                           16.5 - 55.9

   >49y                                 19.3 - 76.4

Adult Females

   20 – 49y                            24.6 - 122.0

   >49y                                 17.3 - 125.0

 

PDF Report
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No

Day(s) Performed
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Varies

Report Available
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3 to 9 days

Performing Laboratory Location
Indicates the location of the laboratory that performs the test

Esoterix Endocrinology

Fees
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Test Classification
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This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by LabCorp. It has not been cleared or approved by the Food and Drug Administration.

CPT Code Information
Provides guidance in determining the appropriate Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code(s) information for each test or profile. The listed CPT codes reflect Mayo Clinic Laboratories interpretation of CPT coding requirements. It is the responsibility of each laboratory to determine correct CPT codes to use for billing.

CPT codes are provided by the performing laboratory.

82681 – Free Estradiol

84270 - Sex Hormone binding globulin

82670 - Estradiol

LOINC® Information
Provides guidance in determining the Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LOINC) values for the order and results codes of this test. LOINC values are provided by the performing laboratory.

Test Id Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FFES Free Estradiol with SHBG Not Provided
Result Id Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Applies only to results expressed in units of measure originally reported by the performing laboratory. These values do not apply to results that are converted to other units of measure.
Z0228 Free Estradiol, Percent 14960-9
Z0229 Free Estradiol, Serum 2240-0
Z0230 Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG) 13967-5
Z0259 Estradiol, Serum 35384-7

Test Setup Resources

Setup Files
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Sample Reports
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Normal Reports | Abnormal Reports

SI Sample Reports
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