ALPHA-1-ANTITRYPSIN AAT MUTATION ANALYSIS

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a lavender EDTA. Send 5.0 mL whole blood (2.0 mL minimum) room temperature.

Alternate Specimen
Whole blood: ACD A, ACD B, sodium or lithium heparin, dark blue EDTA

Rejection Criteria
Frozen sample

Methodology
Fluorescent Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism

Stability
Room Temperature: 8 days; Refrigerated: 8 days; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Turnaround Time7-10 days
Test CodeA1AGQ
CPT-4 Code (s)
81332 (ZB0LR)
LOINC Codes
21723-2

Warde
Medical
Laboratory