Lipid Panel with Reflex to LDL Cholesterol, Direct

TEST CODE
CRA1305
CPT
80061
Expected
Turnaround Time
Within 1 Day
Patient Preparation
Patient must be fasting at least 8 hours.

Specimen Requirements

Specimen
Serum
Volume
1.0 mL / 0.5 mL minimum
Container
SST (preferred) or Red Top Tube
Preparation
Draw blood in gel-barrier tube and centrifuge. If red top is used, remove the serum and place in a transport tube. Label the transport tube with patient identifiers and specimen type.
Stability
Refrigerated, 5 Days
Storage Instructions
Refrigerated

Test Details

Methodology
Rejection Criteria
Received after 5 days refrigerated. Serum not separated from cells. Hemolyzed sample. Improper labeling. Incorrect collection container.

Test Components

Test Code
Test Name
LOINC
200280
Lipid Panel with Reflex to LDL Cholesterol, Direct
200280
Cholesterol, Total
2093-3
200280
Cholesterol/HDL Ratio (calculated)
9830-1
200280
HDL Cholesterol
2093-3
200280
LDL Cholesterol (calculated)
13457-7
200280
Non-HDL Cholesterol (calculated)
43396-1
200280
Triglyceride
2571-8
200280
LDL Cholesterol, Direct (if reflexed)
18262-6

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