Test Details

Mnemonic

3AG

Ordering Code

3501265

CPT-4 Code(s)

82154

Specimen Information

Patient Preparation

Fasting specimen is preferred.
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Collect

Red top
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Specimen Preparation

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

Serum separator tube (SST)
Plasma: EDTA
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Minimum Volume

0.3 mL
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Transport Temperature

Refrigerated
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Rejection Criteria

Hemolysis, lipemia, icteria
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Stability

Room temperature: 24 hours
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 60 days
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Methodology

Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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