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Aldosterone RIA Test

Description:... Aldosterone is produced in the adrenal cortex and is the most potent mineralocorticoid ... including salt-wasting forms of congenital adrenal hyperplasia and renin deficiency [4,7,8]. ... 1984. 7. New MI & Levine LS: Congenital adrenal Hyperplasia. (Monographs on Endocrinology, vol. ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Androstenedione EIA Test

Description:... Androstenedione, produced in the adrenal gland and gonads, is the immediate precursor to ... have been demonstrated in virilizing congenital adrenal hyperplasia [4]. Serum androstenedione levels are ... serum androstenedione levels may also occur in adrenal and ovarian virilizing tumors [3]. 1. Dorfman ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Androstenedione RIA Test

Description:... Androstenedione, produced in the adrenal gland and gonads, is the immediate precursor to ... have been demonstrated in virilizing congenital adrenal hyperplasia [4]. Serum androstenedione levels are ... serum androstenedione levels may also occur in adrenal and ovarian virilizing tumors [3]. 1. Dorfman ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

ACTH RIA Test

Description:... by glucocorticoids [1,2]. ACTH stimulates adrenal steroidogenesis, mainly cortisol production, but also aldosterone and adrenal androgen synthesis. Decreased ACTH secretion can ... (especially lung) tumors and in primary adrenal disorders affecting cortisol secretion. Increased ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

DHEA RIA Test

Description:... Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) is produced in the adrenal cortex and, to a lesser extent, the gonads ... Measurement of serum DHEA is a useful marker of adrenal androgen synthesis. Abnormally low levels may ... occur in several conditions including virilizing adrenal adenoma and carcinoma, 21-hydroxylase and ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

DHEA EIA Test

Description:... Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) is produced in the adrenal cortex and, to a lesser extent, the gonads ... Measurement of serum DHEA is a useful marker of adrenal androgen synthesis. Abnormally low levels may ... occur in several conditions including virilizing adrenal adenoma and carcinoma, 21-hydroxylase and ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Cortisol RIA Test

Description:... most potent glucocorticoid produced by the human adrenal cortex. In plasma, most cortisol is bound with ... levels have also been identified in patients with adrenal tumors [7]. Low cortisol levels are found in conditions of primary adrenal insufficiency and in ACTH deficiency [1,2,8,9]. ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

DHEA-S-7 RIA Test

Description:... precursors and by enzymatic conversion of DHEA in adrenal and extradrenal tissues. DHEA is the major C19 steroid secreted by the adrenal cortex, and is a precursor for testosterone and ... of serum DHEA-S is a useful marker of adrenal androgen synthesis. Abnormally low levels may ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

DHEA-S-7 EIA Test

Description:... precursors and by enzymatic conversion of DHEA in adrenal and extradrenal tissues. DHEA is the major C19 steroid secreted by the adrenal cortex, and is a precursor for testosterone and ... of serum DHEA-S is a useful marker of adrenal androgen synthesis. Abnormally low levels may ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

DHEA-S-7 (saliva) EIA Test

Description:... precursors and by enzymatic conversion of DHEA in adrenal and extradrenal tissues. DHEA is the major C19 steroid secreted by the adrenal cortex, and is a precursor for testosterone and ... of serum DHEA-S is a useful marker of adrenal androgen synthesis. Abnormally low levels may ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

DHEA-S RIA Test

Description:... precursors and by enzymatic conversion of DHEA in adrenal and extradrenal tissues. DHEA is the major C19 steroid secreted by the adrenal cortex, and is a precursor for testosterone and ... of serum DHEA-S is a useful marker of adrenal androgen synthesis. Abnormally low levels may ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

17a-OH Progesterone RIA Test

Description:... (17alpha-OH-P) is a steroid produced in the adrenal gland and gonads and has no defined physiological role except as a precursor molecule. In the adrenal glands, 17alpha-OH-P can be converted to cortisol ... of 21-hyroxylase and 11-hyroxylase. In both the adrenal glands and ovaries, 17alpha-OH-P can be converted ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

17a-OH Progesterone EIA Test

Description:... (17alpha-OH-P) is a steroid produced in the adrenal gland and gonads and has no defined physiological role except as a precursor molecule. In the adrenal glands, 17alpha-OH-P can be converted to cortisol ... of 21-hyroxylase and 11-hyroxylase. In both the adrenal glands and ovaries, 17alpha-OH-P can be converted ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Androstanediol Glucuronide RIA Test

Description:... Elevated levels of serum 3alpha-diol G have been reported in congenital adrenal hyperplasia [3,4] and in various forms of female hirsutism [1,5,6], e.g. ... evaluation and management of hirsutism and other conditions with excessive adrenal androgen production. References 1. Rittmaster RS. Endocrin ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Androstanediol Glucuronide EIA Test

Description:... Elevated levels of serum 3alpha-diol G have been reported in congenital adrenal hyperplasia [3,4] and in various forms of female hirsutism [1,5,6], e.g. ... evaluation and management of hirsutism and other conditions with excessive adrenal androgen production. References 1. Rittmaster RS. Endocrin ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Testosterone RIA Test

Description:... is derived from peripheral conversion of androstenedione secreted by the adrenal and ovary, with the remainder from direct secretion of testosterone by ... can be associated with a variety of virilizing conditions, including adrenal tumors and polycystic ovarian disease [3]. Dorfman RI & Shipley RA. ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Progesterone EIA Test

Description:... Progesterone is a steroid produced by the adrenal cortex, the corpus luteum, the testes and the placenta. As with other ... via a series of enzyme-mediated steps [1,2]. Progesterone produced by the adrenal cortex and testes is almost immediately shunted into other steroidogenic ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Progesterone RIA Test

Description:... Progesterone is a steroid produced by the adrenal cortex, the corpus luteum, the testes and the placenta. As with other ... via a series of enzyme-mediated steps [1,2]. Progesterone produced by the adrenal cortex and testes is almost immediately shunted into other steroidogenic ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Estrone RIA Test

Description:... is produced primarily from androstenedione originating from either the adrenal cortex or gonads [1,2]. In premenopausal adult women, more than 50% of ... (DHEA-S) which originates from the maternal circulation and from the fetal adrenal gland. In premenopausal women, estrone levels generally parallel those of ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Testosterone EIA Test

Description:... is derived from peripheral conversion of androstenedione secreted by the adrenal and ovary, with the remainder from direct secretion of testosterone by ... can be associated with a variety of virilizing conditions, including adrenal tumors and polycystic ovarian disease [3]. Dorfman RI & Shipley ....
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

17-OH Progesterone EIA Reproductive Markers 020-DR-1292 Reproductive Hormones

Description:... The steroid 17a Hydroxyprogesterone (17aOHP) is produced by both the adrenal cortex and gonads. Even though 17aOHP has relatively little ... 21-hydroxylase deficiency, the most common variety of congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH), 17aOHP is secreted in abundant excess. It is ...
Company:ALPCO Diagnostics

Renin IRMA Test

Description:... either directly or via the central nervous system to cause vasoconstriction. In addition, angiotensin II stimulates aldosterone secretion from the adrenal gland, resulting in increased renal tubular sodium reabsorption and concomitant secretion of potassium and hydrogen [1]. Renin plasma levels are ...
Company:Diagnostic Systems Laboratories, Inc.

Cortisol EIA Kit

Description:... Cortisol is a glucocorticoid produced by the adrenal cortex in response to adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH). It is secreted with a circadian periodicity, and peaks just prior to waking in the morning. ...
Company:Cayman Chemical

Estradiol (E2) Enzyme Immunoassay

Description:... has a molecular weight of 272.4. It is the most potent natural Estrogen, produced mainly by the ovary, placenta, and in smaller amounts by the adrenal cortex, and the male testes. Estradiol (E2) is secreted into the blood stream where 98% of it circulates bound to sex hormone binding globulin ....
Company:Diagnostic Automation, Inc.

Testosterone EIA Reproductive Markers 020-DR-1559

Description:... females ca. 50% of circulating testosterone is derived from peripheral conversion of androstenedione, ca. 25% from the ovary and ca. 25% from the adrenal glands. The Testosterone ELISA KIT is based on the competition principle and the microplate separation. An unknown amount of Testosterone present ...
Company:ALPCO Diagnostics

Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

Description: ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in innovative laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu of highly complex and unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of Utah, ARUP Laboratories' ...
Company:ARUP Laboratories
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