Sample: Serum 0,5 mL (Fresh)

Schedule: Two days

Units: ng/mL

Ref. Values:  Males: 0.4 - 3.5 ng/mL    Females: 0.3 - 3.8 ng/mL

Factor:  ng/mL x 0.31648 = pmol/mL

Remarks:  Pregnenolone is derived from Cholesterol and  is the precursor of all adrenal and gonadal steroids. Increased values are found in Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia and in Idiopathic Hirsutism



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