17-KS

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17-KS17-Ketosteroids
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Familial male pseudohermaphroditism with gynecomastia due to a testicular 17-ketosteroid reductase defect.
The measurement of 17-ketosteroids in a 24-hr urine specimen is the initial test of choice for the detection of an androgen or estrogen excess.
Urine measurement of excretion of 17-ketosteroids (17-KS) and 17-hydroxycorticosteroids (17-OHCS).
This technique replaced other bioassays for pregnancy, including follicle-stimulating hormone, and indirect hormone tests such as 17-ketosteroids.