Test Details

Mnemonic

3AG

Ordering Code

3501265

CPT-4 Code(s)

82154

Specimen Information

Patient Preparation

Overnight fasting specimen is preferred.

Collect

Red top

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 0.5 mL serum refrigerated in a screw capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen

Serum separator tube (SST)
Plasma: EDTA

Minimum Volume

0.3 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Moderately icteric

Stability

Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen (-20°C): 60 days
Frozen (-70°C): 6 months

Methodology

Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay
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Reference Range

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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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