Home


PROGP / 500266E
PROGESTERONE, PEDIATRIC, SERUM

Test Code PROGP / 500266E 
Test PROGESTERONE, PEDIATRIC, SERUM 
Methodology High-Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tamdem Mass Spectrometry (HPLC-MS/MS) 
Specimen Draw blood in a red-top tube(s) or a serum gel tube(s). Spin down and send 1.0 mL (minimum: 0.3 mL) of serum FROZEN in a screw-capped, plastic vial. 
Reference Values (reported in ng/dL)
Females:
1 - 10 years: < 10 - 26
11 years: < 10 - 255
12 years: < 10 - 856
13 years: < 10 - 693
14 years: < 10 - 1204
15 years: < 10 - 1076
16 years: < 10 - 1294
Adult:
Cycle Days 1 - 6: < 10 - 17
Cycle Days 7 - 12: < 10 - 135
Cycle Days 13 - 15: < 10 - 1563
Cycle Days 16 - 28: < 10 - 2555
Post Menopausal: < 10
NOTE: Luteal progesterone peaked from 350 to 3750 ng/dL on days ranging from 17 to 23.

Males:
1 - 16 years: < 10 - 15
Adults: < 10 - 11 

Analytic Time 3 - 6 Days 
Day(s) Test Set Up Tuesday through Saturday 
CPT Code(s) 84144