3-Hydroxy-3-Methylglutaryl COENZYME A REDUCTASE (HMGCR) ANTIBODY, IgG

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, remove serum from cells and send 0.5 mL serum (0.2 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Methodology
ARUP Reference Laboratory

Stability
Room temperature: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 1 year

Reference Range
0-19 Units: Negative

Performed
Friday

Turnaround Time5-17 days
Test CodeHMGCR
CPT-4 Code (s)
83516
LOINC Codes
HMGCR Antibody IgG:   82388-0  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory