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17-hydroxycorticosteroids test

17-hydroxycorticosteroids test

17-hydroxycorticosteroids test: The 17-hydroxycorticosteroids (17-OCHS) test is a 24-hour urine collection to measure the cortisol metabolite 17-OCHS and is used to monitor adrenal cortex function.

17-hydroxycorticosteroids test: Other Names

Other names for 17-hydroxycorticosteroids test include:

  • 17-OCHS

Diseases Associated with 17-hydroxycorticosteroids test

These diseases or medical conditions may be diagnosed by, screened for, or associated with 17-hydroxycorticosteroids test:

  • Cushing syndrome (increased levels)
  • Ectopic tumors producing adrenocorticotropic hormone (increased levels)
  • Stress (increased levels)
  • Hyperthyroidism (increased levels)
  • Adrenal hyperplasia (decreased levels)
  • Addison disease (decreased levels)
  • Hypopituitarism (decreased levels)
  • Hypothyroidism (decreased levels)

Basic Information: 17-hydroxycorticosteroids test

Disease or Condition count: 0; see list of conditions below. These are the diseases or medical conditions in which the medical test '17-hydroxycorticosteroids test' may be involved.

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