Test Details

Mnemonic

ACLP

Ordering Code

3006000

CPT-4 Code(s)

86147 x 2

Specimen Information

Collect

Serum separator tube (SST)
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Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 1.0 mL serum refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.
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Alternate Specimen

Serum: Red top
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Minimum Volume

0.5 mL
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Transport Temperature

Refrigerated
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Rejection Criteria

Gross hemolysis or lipemia, plasma
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Stability

Room temperature: 8 hours
Refrigerated: 48 hours
Frozen: 14 days
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Methodology

Enzyme Linked Immunoassay
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Reference Range

Cardiolipin Antibody, IgG Cardiolipin Antibody, IgM
<15 GPL: Absent or none detected <12.5 MPL: Absent or non detected
15-20 GPL: Inconclusive 12.5-20 MPL: Inconclusive
20-80 GPL: Moderate positive 20-80 MPL: Moderate positive
>80 GPL: High positive >80 MPL: High positive
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Performing Laboratory

Warde Medical Laboratory
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