NASH FibroSure

Specimen Required
Patient should fast 8 hours previous to collection. Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, remove serum from cells within two hours of collection and send 3.5 mL serum (2.0 mL minimum) frozen in a screw-capped plastic vial. Please include patient height and weight.

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Rejection Criteria
Gross hemolysis, gross lipemia, nonfasting specimen. Patients <14 years of age.

Methodology
Not avialable

Stability
Room temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 72 hours; Frozen (-70°C): 7 days

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround Time7-10 days
Test CodeNASHF
CPT-4 Code (s)
82172, 82247, 82465, 82947, 82977, 83010, 83883, 84450, 84460, 84478 (or 0003M)
LOINC Codes
Not available

Warde
Medical
Laboratory