Test Details

Mnemonic

BP

Ordering Code

3600016

CPT-4 Code(s)

83516 x 2

Specimen Information

Collect

Serum separator tube (SST)

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 2.0 mL serum refrigerated in a screw capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen

Serum: Red top

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Hemolyzed or lipemic specimens

Stability

Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: Indefinitely

Methodology

Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

ARUP Reference Laboratory
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New York DOH Approval Status

Yes
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