17- HYDROXY PROGESTERONE (17–OHP) STIMULATION BY ACTH
2 mL (0. 5 mL min.) serum from 1 SST for each timed specimen. Draw fasting early morning baseline sample; administer 250 ug of synthetic ACTH (Synacthen) IV, draw additional sample at 60 min. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Both tubes must be clearly marked with time drawn. Submit both tubes with 1 test request form.
Sample Mon, Fri by 1 pm
Report 3rd Day Evening
Synthetic ACTH (Synacthen) is not supplied by ADL.