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HomeServicesTest guide17-Hydroxyprogesterone - serum
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17-Hydroxyprogesterone - serum

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Biomnis code

17OHP

Synonyms

  • 17-OH-P
  • Progesterone, 17-OH-
  • 17-OH progesterone
  • 17-Hydroxyprogesterone
  • 17-alpha-Hydroxyprogesterone

Clinic significance

Intermediate steroid in glucocorticoid and androgen biosynthesis, from progesterone and/or 17-OH-pregnenolone. It is metabolised to delta-4-androstenedione (androgen pathway) or 11-deoxycortisol (glucocorticoid pathway). The urinary catabolite is pregnanetriol. The interest of its assay lies in the analysis of hyperandrogens associated with an andrenal 21-hydroxylase enzyme deficiency. Circadian rhythm.

Preanalytical

  • 1 mL
  • Serum
  • Refrigerated

Further information

  • Specify the age, sex and phase of the cycle. For women, the sample must be taken at the start of the follicular phase

Methodology

Radioimmunoassay

Turn around Time

3 days


Pathologist(s) in charge
Biomnis Paris
Specialty
Biochemistry
Contact(s)
Dr Jean Marc VANDERNOTTE
Dr Laurence STROMPF - SILVESTRE
Phone(s)
+331 49 59 63 01
+331 49 59 63 14

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